Harrogate police seek witnesses to fight between teenage girls on The Stray

The assault happened on The Stray in Harrogate, near to St Winifred's Avenue.

The assault happened on The Stray in Harrogate, near to St Winifred's Avenue. Picture: Google

Police are trying to trace a woman with a buggy who may have witnessed a fight between two teenage girls in Harrogate.

North Yorkshire Police said today that it wants to hear from any witnesses to the altercation, particularly a woman who with her two young children at the time.

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The assault happened on The Stray near to St Winifred’s Avenue at around 4pm on Sunday, July 1.

It involved a group of teenage girls who were sitting together when a fight broke out between a 16-year-old and a 15-year-old.

A spokesman said: "We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

"In particular, police would like a potential witness to come forward, who is described as a woman with very blonde hair and pushing a buggy. The woman had two young children with her and may have seen the incident."

Anyone with information is asked to email bethany.crawford-evans@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or call 101, select option 2, and ask for Beth Crawford-Evans.

Information can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180118108.


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