Woman arrested after alleged assault near York pub

The Punch Bowl on Lowther Street, York. Photograph © Google Street View
1 Sep 2020 @ 12.02 pm
| Crime

A woman has been arrested on suspicion of assault after an incident near a city pub.

It happened on Haxby Road when the 30-year-old woman and 29-year-old man had left The Punchbowl at around 10.30pm on Saturday (29 August).

A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said: “Following police enquiries, the woman was arrested for assault and resisting arrest.

“She has been released on conditional police bail to mid-September while enquiries continue.

“We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

“In particular, we are appealing for information from anyone who witnessed the incident or possibly recalled a disturbance in the area on Saturday evening.”

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 Rachel Simpson
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Rachel Simpson here
Quote reference number 12200151198