North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about a serious assault that occurred recently in the Hob Moor area of York.
It happened at around 6pm on Wednesday 4 September and involved the serious assault of a 64-year-old local man who was walking his dog on Hob Moor.
The victim received facial injuries and lacerations to his mouth which required hospital treatment.
As a result of the current police investigation, a 63-year-old man from York was arrested and has since been released under investigation pending further enquiries.
We are asking for the public’s help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.
In particular we are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward with any information they have.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Phil Kennedy. You can also email firstname.lastname@example.org
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote reference number 12190164399.