Assault on 15 year-old girl in Harrogate

North Yorkshire Police is appealing for witnesses and information about an assault that occurred at the rear of Swarcliffe Road in Harrogate.

It happened on the private road at the rear of Swarcliffe Road prior to Wreaks Road at approximately 9am on Wednesday 14 November 2018 when a 15 year-old girl was assaulted.

The suspect is described as being a man between 30 and 40 years old, approximately 5ft 9ins tall with scruffy blonde hair, wearing a black puffa jacket, grey track bottoms and blue trainers.

The girl sustained a minor injury to her face.

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

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Linsey Moore. You can also email

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12180212827.



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