Serious sexual assault on York woman, 19

CCTV images of the man police would like to speak to – and Clifford Street in York . Photograph © Google Street View
4 Jul 2018 @ 4.15 pm
| Crime, News

A young woman was subjected to a serious sexual assault in York.

The woman, aged 19, was attacked in the early hours of Wednesday May 30 at an unknown address in the city.

Detectives in York are appealing for witnesses and information about the incident.

And they have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to as they believe he could have important information that could assist the investigation.

Have you seen him?

The man is…

aged late teens-early 20s
of average build
and 5ft 7ins to 5ft 9ins tall

Taxi driver sought

Officers are also keen to speak to a taxi driver that picked a man and woman up from the Clifford Street area in York at 1.40am and took them to an address in the vicinity of Fourth Avenue.

Anyone who recognises the man pictured on CCTV or can help with this investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police straight away.

Police stressed that anyone who doesn’t want to be identified can give information via Crimestoppers. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court. The details are below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for York Serious Crime Team
Or contact Crimestoppers via the website or on 0800 555 111
Email York Serious Crime Team here
Quote reference number 12180101449