Police appeal for witnesses to assault

Police are this week appealing for the witnesses to an assault in Tadcaster’s Bridge Street.

Wednesday, 5th June 2019, 11:13 am

The incident happened on Sunday May 19 about 2am when the victim, a woman in her 50s, was allegedly assaulted by another woman.

The victim sustained bruising to her face and wrists and a fracture to the base of her thumb.

A 23-year-old woman has been arrested in connection with the incident and released on conditional police bail.

Police are appealing for witnesses including a woman who came to the victim’s aid and two men in the area at the time who may have witnessed the assault.

Information to North Yorkshire Police on 101, option 2, and ask for Katie Swift, or collar number 6437. Email [email protected]