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Appeal following Scarborough assault

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about an assault that occurred on Grosvenor Crescent, Scarborough, at about 3.50pm on 18 October 2019.

The victim was seen by ambulance at the scene and suffered both cuts and bruising to the face.

We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about a potential suspect who fled from the scene. The suspect is described as a white man, approximately 20 years of age, 5 feet 10 inches in height, with short, brown and cropped hair. He had distinguishing recent scratches to his face, and was wearing dark clothing, with trainers. It is thought that he left in the direction on Ramshill Road.

Were you in the area? Do you know anything? Have you seen anything suspicious?

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC Jessie Landers. You can also email Jessie.Landers1169@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 12190192654.

Contact details:
Jessie Landers - #1169
Jessie.Landers1169@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 07833848707
Incident reference:
12190192654
Last modified: October 21, 2019