Wanted Preston man arrested after biting and choking assault in Deepdale

A man wanted by police after a violent assault in Deepdale has been arrested.

Wednesday, 16th January 2019, 11:07 am
Updated Wednesday, 16th January 2019, 12:09 pm
The man was wanted by police after a violent assault in Deepdale on December 30, 2018.

James Lowry, from Preston, was arrested last night (Tuesday, January 15) on suspicion of assault and is currently in custody.

He was apprehended just hours after police issued an appeal to find the 29-year-old, who had evaded arrest since December 30.

Lowry was wanted in connection with a violent assault at a home in Deepdale.

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The man was wanted by police after a violent assault in Deepdale on December 30, 2018.

A spokesman for police said: "Thanks to everyone who shared our appeal for information."