Humberside

Grimsby park attack man set on fire by teenagers

A man suffered burns to his back when his clothes were set alight during an altercation, Humberside Police has said.

The 41-year-old man was walking through Grant Thorold Park, in Grimsby, when he was approached by three teenage boys and set on fire on Wednesday evening.

The man was taken to hospital and treated for "very minor burns".

Two boys aged 16 and 17 have been arrested and bailed in connection with the incident.

Police are still appealing for information about the teenagers involved in the reported attack.

They are described as between 13 and 15 years old. One was wearing a grey coloured top, one was wearing a maroon coloured top and the other a blue coloured top.

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