Appeal after men in 60s have “altercation” in Richmond

Police are appealing for information about an “altercation” between two men in their 60s.

The incident happened in Darlingtonn Road, Richmond, near to the junction of Whitefields Drive at around 4.45pm on Saturday.

A spokesperson for North Yorkshire Police said: “The incident involved two men in their 60s who were involved in an altercation which spilled into the road.

“One of the men was wearing a distinctive red parka style coat and was walking a small dog.

“We are requesting the public’s assistance to help establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.”

It is understood police have identified the two men involved but are still looking for witnesses to the incident.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC1707 Fenney.

You can also email

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference number 12220042617 when passing on any information.