Woman suffers facial injuries during incident outside the York Barbican

York Barbican. Photograph: YorkMix

A woman was hurt in an alleged assault outside the York Barbican.

Police are appealing for information about the incident which happened on Paragon Street between 7pm and 9.30pm on Thursday (7 November).

It involved a man and woman in their late twenties.

The woman suffered a small cut just above her left eye and swelling. She didn’t require medical assistance.

A man in his late twenties was arrested and bailed with conditions pending further enquiries.

A North Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said:

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

    In particular, we are appealing for information regarding anyone who think they may have witnessed the assault to come forward.

Anyone who can help should contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.

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

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Investigator Katie Swift
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Katie Swift here
Quote reference number 12190205863