York police renew appeal over two sex assaults that happened on the same night

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5 Nov 2017 @ 7.49 pm
| Crime, News

Detectives investigating two sexual assaults that happened within minutes of each other in York have renewed their appeal for information.

They are continuing their inquiries into assaults against two young women who were walking alone in the city in September.

One incident occurred in the Navigation Road area at around 12.30am on Tuesday, September 26.

The other happened in the Hull Road area between 12.03am and 1am on the same day.

A man in his 20s was arrested in connection with the investigation on 27 September and was later released under investigation.

Can you help?

Another view of the suspect

Police released these CCTV images of a man they wanted to talk to in connection with the cases shortly afterwards.

Detectives are still trying to identify the man in the images and the investigation team is appealing for people to come forward with any information that may help.

If you can help, please contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.

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

Call the York Serious Crime Team on 01609 643279
Or call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Quote reference number 12170172779