Couple attacked outside Subway in York
1:04pm 28th September 2010
A couple have been attacked outside Subway in York.
In the early hours of last Wednesday a 19 year old woman and a 23 year old man from Riccall, were standing outside the fast food store on Nessgate when they were attacked by a woman and a group of men.
The male victim need stitches; the female suffered leg injuries.
Although the victims couldn't offer a description of the men involved in the assault, they have given officers a description of the woman.
She is described as white, in her late teens, around 5ft 6in tall, with a slim build and black hair tied in a pony tail.
She was wearing a pink stripy top with dark jeans and dark-coloured boots.
PC Peter Smith, of York Police, said:
"This was a nasty incident which could have been a lot worse but for the intervention of two men who came to the assistance of the couple.
"I am appealing for those men to come forward as they could have information vital to the investigation.
"I am also appealing for anybody who witnessed the incident to contact the police or Crimestoppers with any information they may have."
Anyone with information that could help the police with their enquiries is urged to contact PC Peter Smith, of York Police, on 0845 60 60 24 7 quoting reference number 12100163697.
Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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