Woman assaults member of staff at York pub

Keystones pub on Monkgate
31 Oct 2018 @ 7.51 pm
| Crime, News

Updated November 6: Police have identified the people in the CCTV images so we have removed those images from this post

A woman assaulted a member of staff at a popular York pub.

Now police have issued CCTV images of four people they would like to speak to following the incident.

Shortly after midnight on Saturday, October 20, a woman assaulted a staff member in the beer garden at Keystones on Monkbar.

The woman was thought to be celebrating her 21st birthday and was in company with a man of similar age and an older couple.

Do you know them?

Keystones pub on Monkgate
Police have released these descriptions of the people they want to talk to. The woman is described as

  • white
  • slim
  • 5ft 6in-5ft 8in tall
  • with long wavy dark hair in which she had put blue/silver streamers.

She had a black handbag, and a pet labrador or similar breed dog on a lead. The woman was wearing

  • a white top
  • with a dark-coloured ‘boyfriend’ cardigan over it
  • a birthday badge
  • a busy patterned below the knee skirt
  • black tights
  • and dark coloured boots.

The young man is described as

  • white
  • very slim
  • over 6ft in height
  • with thick bushy brown hair.

He was carrying a distinctive red/white patterned rucksack, and was wearing

  • a light blue shirt over a dark t-shirt
  • dark jeans
  • and black trainers with white trim.

The older woman in the group is described as

  • white
  • in her late 40s
  • of large build
  • 5ft 6in-5ft 8in tall
  • with short hair in a loose dark bob.

She was carrying several bags, and was wearing

  • a long sleeved dark coloured dress
  • black tights
  • and dark coloured court shoes.

The older man in the group is described as

  • white
  • in his late 40s
  • heavy build with a distinctive rotund belly
  • about 5ft 10in tall
  • with dark receding hair.

He was wearing

  • a light coloured short sleeved shirt
  • loose fitting dark trousers
  • and a dark coloured jacket with a biker-style collar.

Officers would like to speak to the persons described above regarding this matter and are appealing for assistance to identify them.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101 and select option 1
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email police here
Quote reference number 12180197234