Probe into dog assault

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following reports of a boxer type dog being punched by a man in Ramshill.

A spokesman for North Yorkshire Police said the incident took place at the junction with Westbourne Grove at about 5.20pm on Tuesday.

If you witnessed the incident or can identify the man responsible, call Scarborough police on 0845 6060 247, press option 2 and ask for Scarborough police by name.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting reference number 12110201687.