Police issue image after Richmond assault

Police has issued a photo of a man they want to speak to following an assault in Richmond.

The incident happened at Market Place, Richmond, at 12.40pm on Wednesday, April 13.

It involved a man assaulting a woman while she was doing a news report.

Officers are asking members of the public to get in touch if they recognise the person in the image as they believe they will have information that will help the investigation.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC657 Aylett or email rachael.aylett@northyorkshire.police.uk.

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

Please quote reference number 12220062590 when passing on information.