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NYP: Appeal re York Child Assault

July 19, 2016 Appeals

NYP: Appeal re York Child Assault

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about an assault against a child that occurred in York city centre.

It happened on the corner of St Leonards Place and Museum Street, York at around 11:20am on Saturday the 9th of July 2016 and involved an assault against a small female child and was followed by an incident of disorder between two adult males.

An arrest of an adult male has been made and he has been bailed pending further enquiries.

We are conducting enquiries and are requesting the public’s assistance to help determine the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

In particular, we are appealing for information about the assault and the following disorder.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact us on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC 1843 Hughes. You can also email

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

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12160121217.

Date 11 July 2016

Contact details:
Robin Hughes – #1843 | 101
Incident reference:

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