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Appeal following racially-aggravated incident in Cross Hills

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a racially-aggravated incident that occurred in Cross Hills, Keighley.

It happened at Morrison’s Petrol Station (Snax24), Station Road, Cross Hills, Keighley, at about 10pm on Saturday 16 March 2019. A man entered the store and exposed himself to staff before making racial comments toward the same member of staff.

An arrest was made on the evening and the suspect has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident. In particular, we are appealing for information from those who may have been in the store at the time and witnessed the incident.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for 5517 Corrina Graham-Merrett. You can also email corrina.graham-merrett@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 12190047745.

Contact details:
Corrina Graham-Merrett - #5517
corrina.graham-merrett@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 01609 643140
Incident reference:
12190047745
Last modified: March 18, 2019