York police are investigating after a woman assaulted a member of staff in a supermarket.

The incident occurred at around 6.55pm on Monday (25 February) at the Morrisons store on Foss Islands Road.

The offender is described as:

  • aged in her late 30s/early 40s
  • of slender build
  • with a pale complexion
  • and mousey coloured hair.



She was wearing a light coloured waist length hooded jacket and carrying a handbag and rucksack.

Anyone who can assist with the investigation is asked to 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 Joanne Shanley
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email PC Shanley here
Quote reference number 12190035283