Leeds & West Yorkshire

Huddersfield disorder: Police arrest four more

A further four people have been arrested in connection with the disorder that took place in Huddersfield in August.

West Yorkshire Police said four men had been arrested on suspicion of burglary and criminal damage.

A working men's club, medical centre and supermarket were all targeted by gangs of youths on 9 August.

Police said so far they had made 59 arrests in connection with the disorder in the town.

Det Insp Paul Simm, from West Yorkshire Police, said: "A dedicated team of officers have been working extremely hard to identify and arrest those responsible for the damage, arson and burglaries that were committed.

"Using local intelligence and trawling through hundreds of hours of CCTV footage, we have been determined to arrest every single person we suspect of being involved in the crimes that took place in the summer."

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