Appeal for witnesses following serious assault in York
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North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about an assault that occurred in York city centre.
It happened on the corner of Blossom Street and Queen Street, York between 9.30pm to 10.45pm on Friday 16 June 2023 and the victim, a man, received serious facial injuries requiring hospital treatment.
The suspect is described as being a white man, around 5ft 8 to 5ft 9 tall, with blonde/brown short hair, pale skin and of a skinny to medium build. He was wearing a white shirt with a red imprint on the front and a blue denim jacket.
North Yorkshire Police are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding this incident. In particular, we are appealing for anyone who witnessed the assault or has dashcam footage.
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 PC Hannah Morris.
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12230110740