Police appeal after alleged attack in Wetherby street

Police are appealing for witnesses to an incident in Wetherby last week.

Tuesday, 21st January 2020, 9:22 am
Police appeal

West Yorkshire Police said that on Thursday January 16, at 4.30pm, a woman and her son were stationary in their vehicle on Crossley Street.

Three men then approached the victim’s vehicle and started using insulting and abusive language before hitting the vehicle with a weapon/tool.

“At the time the victim also had her son in the vehicle,” said a force spokesman.

“The victim then fled the scene.”

Officers said that the suspects were described as one white male, one black male and the other unknown.

The black male was wearing a distinctive padded coat with visor attached to hood. The white male stocky build with mousey hair and a fringe.

Anyone with information can contact 101 or the force’s webchat service on the West Yorkshire Police website quoting crime reference 13200031049.