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Appeal for information following racial abuse in Scarborough

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North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a member of staff was racially abused at a filling station in Scarborough.

North Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a member of staff was racially abused at a filling station in Scarborough.

The incident occurred at around 4pm on Tuesday, 15 January at the Musham Bank filling station on Seamer Road after a man was challenged as he attempted to leave the location without paying for fuel.

When a member of staff challenged the man it is reported he verbally abused them.

The suspect is described as a white man, of medium build with dark hair which is dark on the top and grey on the back and sides. He was wearing a light brown corduroy jack and light coloured trousers at the time of the offence. The vehicle he was driving was a Mitsubishi 4×4.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Joel Varey. You can also email joel.varey@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 12190008852.

Contact details:
joel varey - #1093
joel.varey@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 31093
Incident reference:
12190008852
Last modified: January 25, 2019