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Witness appeal after York city centre assault

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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about an assault that occurred in York.

It happened on the junction of Davygate with New Street at 1am on Monday 31 August 2020 and involved a man approaching and assaulting another man by punching him

The victim has was left shaken and sustained 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 from a taxi driver who dropped off a number of men at this location, one of whom went onto to commit the offence

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC41 Ellison. You can also email 000041@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 12200154176

Contact details:
Dave Ellison - #0041
david.ellison0041@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 07741174815
Incident reference:
12200154176
Last modified: September 10, 2020