Arrests after taxi driver assaulted in Sheffield

Police are appealing for witnesses following a reported assault against a taxi driver in the city centre.

Stock picture of a police officer on the beat to go with story about levels of fitness among Lancashire police officers
Stock picture of a police officer on the beat to go with story about levels of fitness among Lancashire police officers

At around 4am on Saturday, police were called to reports of an assault outstide Tank nightclub, in Arundel Gate, Sheffield. The 28-year-old driver, sustained serious injuries and was taken to hospital where he remains in a stable condition.

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Three people have been arrested in connection with the incident - two 22-year-old men on suspicion of assault and a 43-year-old man on suspicion of a public order offence. All three have been released on bail.

Call 101 with information.