Man suffers head injuries during attack in York city centre
A man had to go to hospital with a head injury after a late-night street attack in York city centre.
What North Yorkshire Police are describing as ‘a serious assault’ took place in the Bridge Street and High Ousegate area of the city between 2.30am and 4.30am on Sunday, 10 October.
The victim was assaulted to the head and back. He suffered injuries to his right ear and head, and was taken by ambulance to York Hospital for treatment.
A man has been arrested in connection with the incident, and has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.
Police are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident, and are particularly appealing for witnesses to the assault or anyone who may have captured the incident on mobile phone or CCTV.
If you can help, contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.
How to help the police
- Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for DC 739 Beth Williams
- Email DC Williams here
- Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
- Quote reference number 12210218594