Dogwalker 'assaulted council worker' in Scarborough

Police are investigating after a dogwalker allegedly assaulted a council employee in Scarborough.

It happened on the Esplanade in Scarborough

It happened on Esplanade Road on Thursday August 23 and left the worker with a minor injury.

Police are trying to establish the full circumstances surrounding the incident.

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The dogwalker is described as around 40, 6ft with spiky short brown hair shaved at the back and sides.

He was wearing a white T-shirt, denim shorts and blue canvas shoes.

Anyone with information should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for David Flinton.

You can also email [email protected]