Skipton Police Appealing For Information


Skipton police are appealing for information to help identify a man who sexually assaulted a woman in a business premises in Skipton.
The man went in to the premises, which haven’t been identified, at around 10am on Monday morning and asked the victim if she spoke Spanish.
He then sexually assaulted her through her clothing before leaving the premises.

The man is described as aged in his mid-30s with olive skin, around 5ft 7in tall, of slim build with dark brown, short hair.
He had a disfigurement on his top lip, possible a scar or cold sore and spoke Spanish.
He was wearing a black, sleeveless jacket with a dark grey hoody underneath and dark blue, baggy jeans.

Police are appealing to anyone who has any information that could assist their investigation, including anyone who can help identify the man.
Anyone with any information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Caroline Watson or email
If you’d prefer to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.