POLICE are investigating a serious assault which has occurred between midnight and 1am on Saturday morning (18 July) close to the junction of Abbey Road and West View Road.
The victim has sustained a serious injury to his face and attended Furness General Hospital for treatment.
A Cumbria Police spokesman said: “Two local teenage males have been arrested in connection with this incident and have been released on police bail for further enquiries.”
Anyone with any information, CCTV or dashcam footage of the incident is encouraged to contact the police on 101, quoting incident number 5 of 18 July. Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.