Teenage girl mugs man on Lawrence Street

It happened near the Jet garage

A 40-year-old man was robbed after a teenage girl approached him at around 4am on Sunday 29th March.

York Press reported the young girl started talking to the man, before a group of people, believed to be men, attacked from behind.

The attack happened close to the Jet garage on Lawrence Street, where it is saidt the victim was kicked and punched, leaving him with cuts and bruises.

The attackers also stole the man’s phone, wallet and other personal items.

The attack took place near the Jet garage

If anyone saw the incident or any suspicious activity in the area they should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, email [email protected] or phone Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.