Man suffers broken jaw after gang attack on Coney Street

A CCTV still of the people on Coney Street issued by North Yorkshire Police
3 Sep 2020 @ 11.22 am
| Crime

Two men were hurt in a late-night attack on Coney Street in York.

Police have now issued this CCTV still of people they want to identity in relation to the assaults.

It happened near to the Next store on the street at 1.45am on Saturday, 22 August, and involved a group of six men.

Two of them were assaulted, and one suffered a broken jaw.

Police are asking for the public’s help to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

Descriptions issued

It happened on Coney Street. Photograph: YorkMix

The six men involved are believed to be in their late teens to early 20s.

Two were wearing white T-shirts with blue jeans, one was wearing a black t-shirt with blue jeans, and another was seen to be wearing a camouflage shirt with black jeans.

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “In particular, we are appealing for information about the identity of the offenders and which direction they left the scene after the incident, including if they were seen elsewhere in the city before or after the incident.”

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police.

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

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC James Liversidge
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email PC Liversidge here
Quote reference number 12200146133