Police investigate rape near York station
A large part of the York Railway Institute has been cordoned off today after a woman was raped in an alleyway close to the station.
The attack happened yesterday afternoon (September 13). Officers described it as a ‘very distressing incident’ and are studying CCTV footage of the area.
They are also appealing for witnesses to come forward.
This morning’s headlines
- Revealed: How a man managed to climb York Minster, sparking a major incident – YorkMix
- These are the 12 York pubs that have made it into the Good Beer Guide 2019 – YorkMix
- Fury at York school’s ‘wrong trousers’ rule – Press
- Call for ‘visionary’ thinking to tackle empty shops in city centre – Press
- “Thank York It’s Friday” late evening Park & Ride continue every Friday – Minster FM
- Police hunt for two men after theft at Boots in York – Minster FM
Expect rain showers today, with a moderate breeze and a top temp of 15°C.