Three arrested as man hospitalised after weapon attack at Doncaster block of flats

Three men have been arrested after a man was taken to hospital with serious injuries after an attack at a Doncaster town centre block of flats.

By Darren Burke
Wednesday, 9th February 2022, 12:35 am

Police were called to St George’s Court off Thorne Road in the early hours of yesterday morning with a trio of men arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary following the incident.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Officers attended reports of an aggravated burglary at 6.30am at St George's Court on Thorne Road, Doncaster.

"It is believed three men entered a property and assaulted a man with a weapon.

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Police were called to St George's Court in Thorne Road.

"The man was taken to hospital by ambulance with wounds to his leg.

"Three men aged 19, 28 and 32 were arrested on suspicion of aggravated burglary. They remain in police custody.

"Anyone with information should call 101 quoting incident number 111 of 8 February 2022."

The block is familiar to hundreds of Doncaster residents for its location directly in front of the town’s Covid vaccine centre in Rutland Street.