Updated: Man suffers serious head injury in York street attack
A man was left with a serious head injury after being attacked in York.
It happened on St Stephens Road, Acomb, at around 12.40pm yesterday (Sunday, 12 February).
A 40-year-old man suffered a serious head injury in the assault.
He was taken to hospital by the ambulance service where he currently remains in a serious condition.
Earlier, police issued a CCTV image of a man they wanted to question about the incident.
A North Yorkshire Police spokesperson said on Monday afternoon: “The man in the CCTV image has now been identified. Thank you to those who shared our appeal.”
If you have any information about the attack, you can contact police on the numbers below.
How to help the police
- Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Detective Sergeant Peter Smith or York CID
- Email Gemma Illidge here
- Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
- Quote reference number 12230026602