Man punched unconscious in York McDonald’s

Two CCTV images of a man the police want to question. McDonald's image © Google Street View
28 Dec 2017 @ 11.26 am
| Crime, News

A young man was punched unconscious inside McDonald’s in York.

The victim, aged 20, had to be taken to hospital after the attack, which happened at around 5am on Thursday, December 21.

Now officers investigating the assault have released images of a man they want to speak to about the incident.

The 20-year-old man was in McDonald’s in Blake Street with his mother when a man approached him and began talking to him.

Two more images of the man police want to trace

He then punched the victim in the face, knocking him unconscious. He regained consciousness and was taken to hospital for treatment.

The offender ran off towards St Sampson’s Square.

Police would like to speak to a man pictured by CCTV as part of their investigation.

Anyone who recognises him or has any other information about the incident should contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.

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

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Hanneke Hart
Or call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Email PC Hart here
Quote reference number 12170227066