York footballer punched in the face and knocked out by player from opposition

The incident happened at the end of a football game
6 Nov 2015 @ 1.07 pm
| Crime
The incident happened at the end of a football game
The incident happened at the end of a football game

Police are appealing for witnesses after a York footballer was knocked out by a punch in the face from an opponent.

The incident happened at the end of a five-a-side match at York Sports Village in Heslington, on Tuesday September 29.

Two local teams kicked off their game at 9.20pm.

Towards the end of the game, a 28 year old man from York was punched in the face and knocked unconscious by a member of the opposing team.

Have you seen him?

The suspect is…

a white man
aged early to mid-twenties
of a stocky/big build

He has

short shaven hair
and was wearing a red Liverpool football kit.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police – numbers below.

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

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, press 2 and ask to speak to PC Adrienne McCoubrey
Or Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Email PC McCoubrey here
Quote reference number 12150173222