Teenage girl pulls knife on woman in York street

Photograph: North Yorkshire Police
13 May 2020 @ 9.27 am
| Crime

A girl pulled a knife on a woman during an argument on a York street.

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about the incident that occurred on Lang Avenue, Tang Hall.

It happened at about 5pm on Monday (11 May), and involved a teenage girl, about 15 years old.

She is described as

  • having a long dark brown pony tail
  • wearing a rusty-coloured bomber jacket
  • and grey tracksuit bottoms.
Lang Avenue, York. Photograph © Google Street View

A North Yorkshire Police spokesman said:

  • It was reported that this teenager pulled out a knife after a verbal altercation with a woman.

    We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding 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 832 Michael Parker
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email PC Parker here
Quote reference number 12200078507