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Appeal after sexual touching incident at Deer Shed Festival

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information after a sexual touching incident that occurred at the Deer Shed Festival on Saturday 27 July 2019.

The incident happened at the Deer Shed Festival near Topcliffe in the ‘G’ camping area at around 4am on 27 July 2019 and involved the victim being inappropriately touched by a man in her chest area.

We are appealing for anyone who might have information about the incident and particularly looking for a man who we believe may be able to help with the investigation.

He is described as around 6ft 2, approximately 40 years old, of slim build with short, dark brown hair and a full beard, slightly longer around the chin area. He was wearing a dark coloured t-shirt, baggy cargo shorts and ankle length hiking boots with socks.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC733 Mitchell. You can also email Elliot.Mitchell@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12190137592.


Contact details:
Elliot Mitchell - #0733
Elliot.Mitchell@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk.cjsm.net | 30733
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Last modified: August 6, 2019