Sixth person arrested in connection with Glossop assault

Posted on 9th September 2014

Glossop-assaults-CR36589-14-John-Wrigley-2Officers investigating an assault on 29-year-old John Wrigley in Glossop on Saturday August 30 have arrested a further suspect.

The 23-year-old woman was arrested in Glossop today on suspicion of perverting the course of justice and assisting an offender.

As a result of recent publicity, and street checks by officers, a number of witnesses have now come forward.

Mr Wrigley remains in hospital in a serious condition. He was assaulted at about 8pm at the junction of Henry Street and Norfolk Street in Glossop.

Anyone who has any information about the assault should contact police on 101 or call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Five people have been charged in connection with the assault and are due to appear at court on Monday September 15, 2014.

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