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Police in York are appealing for witnesses and information after a woman was assaulted while walking to work.
It happened on St Saviourgate at around 4.50am on Monday 5 September 2022.
The woman, who is aged in her early 50s, was hit to the back of the head which resulted in her falling to the ground. She was left with cuts on her face and a swollen eye.
Despite extensive police enquiries including a trawl of CCTV in the area, an offender has yet to be identified.
There is also no description as the attacker approached the victim from behind.
We are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident or seen a suspicious person leaving the area at this time.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should email [email protected]. You can also call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Lizzie Nash.
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number:12220158802.
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