Quickly exit this site by pressing the Escape key Leave this site
This site is a beta, which means it's a work in progress and we'll be adding more to it over the next few weeks. Your feedback helps us make things better, so please let us know what you think.
On Friday 3 March 2023 at around 4am, police were called to reports of an assault on Long Street, Middleton.
Officers attended and it is believed that a woman had been assaulted and pushed down a staircase by a man, the assault then continued onto the street.
One man in his 40s was arrested on suspicion of attempt assault and bailed pending further enquires.
PC Gyves 19361 from GMP’s Rochdale district said: “We are appealing for any witnesses who were in the area at the time.
“We believe that somebody may have shouted from across the street during the assault to try and stop it from continuing.
“If you can help, please call 0161 856 8522 and quote incident number 361-03/03/2023. You can also call the independent charity – Crimestoppers – anonymously on 0800 555 111.”