Police investigate alleged attack on man and woman in Scarborough

Police are investigating an alleged attack on a man and woman in Scarborough.

Wednesday, 23rd September 2020, 11:05 am
Police investigate alleged attack on man and woman in Scarborough

The pair were walking along Castle Road just after midnight on Saturday when they were approached from behind by a man near the junction with Sussex Street.

He is reported to have started an argument and is alleged to have assaulted them both.

Officers are trying to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident and are keen to speak to two people who they believe may have seen what happened.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information should call police on 101, select option two, and ask for Liam Cromack. You can also email [email protected], quoting reference number 12200159720.

Information can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

A man has been arrested in connection with the incident and released while under investigation.