Man and woman arrested after violent confrontation in front of children outside York café

Heworth Coffee House on East Parade, Heworth, York. Photograph © Google Street View
3 Sep 2020 @ 11.02 am
| Crime

Police are investigating after a lunchtime confrontation outside a suburban coffee shop turned violent.

The incident happened outside the Coffee House on East Parade in Heworth, at around 12pm on Thursday 27 August.

It involved an altercation between a man and woman with three young children and a group of adults.

Two adults were assaulted resulting during the incident resulting  in a woman sustaining minor injuries.

Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and witnessed the incident to contact them.

If you have information that could assist the investigation contact North Yorkshire Police using the details below.

A man and a woman have been arrested in connection with the incident and released while under investigation.

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

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Kerrie Roworth
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Kerrie Roworth here
Quote reference number NYP-27082020-0234