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Appeal following violent disturbance in York

Last modified: 29 December 2020 at 06:34pm

Police in York are appealing for witnesses and information after a large group of people were involved in a violent incident on the evening of Monday 28 December 2020.

It happened on Falsgrave Crescent and Ratcliffe Street at around 7.45pm and involved numerous people  – men, women, teenage boys and girls – including some who were filming the incident

Two people have been arrested and have been released on bail while further enquiries are carried out. However, officers have not ruled out making further arrests.

Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time who witnessed the incident and has not yet spoken to the police, to contact them. They are also appealing to anyone who filmed the incident, or has private CCTV or motion activated doorbell video to contact them.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Samantha Abel You can also email Samantha.abel@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 12200246471.

No reports of any serious injuries were received during the incident.


Contact details:
samantha abel - #0662
samantha.abel@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk | 101
Incident reference:
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