Police appeal after man assaulted at Tan Hill

Tan Hill.

Police are appealing to Tan Hill campers and customers to contact them after a man was assaulted at a campsite at the Tan Hill Inn near Richmond last weekend.

Police were called just after 2am in the early hours of Saturday 22 July 2017 after the victim – a man in his 50s – sustained cuts to his hands during a disturbance.

He received hospital treatment to his injuries.

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Police are asking anyone who heard or witnessed the disturbance in the early hours of Saturday morning, or has any other information that could assist the investigation, to contact them.

Anyone with information is asked to call Northallerton Investigation Hub on 101, select option 2 and enter extension 13189, or email tom.palmer@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

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

Please quote reference number 12170128860.

Two men aged 21 and 31 have been arrested in connection with the assault and have been released while under investigation.