York police hunt wanted man who punched and kicked vulnerable person

Stephen Paxton
16 Oct 2020 @ 8.36 am
| Crime

Police are searching for a wanted man in York and are urging the public to report any sightings.

Stephen Paxton, 41, is wanted by officers investigating an affray and assault that occurred on Union Terrace, York on Friday 11  September 2020.

Two people – a vulnerable man and another person who intervened – were punched and kicked during the incident.

Paxton has no fixed address but has connections in York and is believed to be in the area.

Anyone who has information about Paxton’s whereabouts is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, then select option 1. If the sighting is immediate, please call 999.

Please quote reference 12200160722 when sharing information.