A 16 year old boy has been arrested following a violent incident on a bus in Acomb.

The incident happened at around 1pm today (Tuesday 16 April), when police were called to the bus and subsequently arrested the boy.

Officers are appealing for witnesses and information about the incident.

In particular, officers would like two women, believed to have been mother and daughter, who got off the bus on York Road in Acomb shortly before police attended, to contact the police to help them with their enquiries.

The arrested boy remains in police custody while enquiries continue.

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Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 1 and ask for the Force Control Room
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Quote reference number 12190068390