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Woman attacked in disabled pub toilet in York


4:49pm 16th December 2010

A 21 year old woman's been sexual assaulted in a disabled toilets at a York pub.

The attack happened last Saturday night at the Tanglewood public house on Malton Road.

Police have now arrested and bailed a A 26 year old man in connection with the incident.

They're appealing for witnesses to come forward.

DC John Phillips, of York CID, said:

"I need to speak to anyone who was in Tanglewood Public House around 11.45pm on Saturday 11 December who may have seen a man matching the suspect's description or anyone acting suspiciously. Any information, no matter how small or seemingly insignificant, could be vital to the investigation. Please contact the police or Crimestoppers immediately."

Anyone who can assist the enquiry should contact DC John Phillips at York CID on 0845 60 60 24 7 quoting reference number 12100212692. Or they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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