Man suffers facial injuries in York street attack

Lawrence Street, York. Photograph © Google Street View
30 Nov 2020 @ 10.35 am
| Crime

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in York.

It happened on Lawrence Street at about 5.30pm on Friday, 20 November.

A group of youths were gathered on the street and one of them assaulted the man, who was walking past.

The victim sustained cuts and bruising to his face.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “We are appealing for witnesses and information about the assault.

“In particular, we are appealing for information from anyone who may of witnessed the assault or saw a large group of youths on Lawrence Street at around that time.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101 and ask for the Force Control Room
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Anthony Grant-Marston here
Quote reference number 12200204725