Fight at York pub leaves one man in hospital

Clifton Hotel on Water Lane. Photograph © Google Street View
7 Nov 2018 @ 12.04 pm
| Crime, News

A fight in Clifton left one man in hospital.

Police were called to reports of a number of men fighting at the Clifton Hotel public house, on Water Lane in York.

It happened at around 7.45pm on Friday (November 2). One man in his 20s was taken to hospital with injuries that were not believed to be serious.

A man in his 40s was arrested in connection with the incident and bailed while enquiries continue.

Appeal for witnesses

McColls on Crichton Avenue. Photograph © Google Street View
A short time later, there was a disturbance outside McColls shop on Crichton Avenue, which police believe may be linked.

A man in his 20s was arrested in connection with the second incident and bailed while enquiries continue.

North Yorkshire Police are asking for anyone who witnessed either incident, or has information that could help their enquiries, to contact them – details below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for York Investigation Hub
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Quote reference number 12180205421 for the first incident and 12180205330 for the second