Appeal Following Report of Racially Aggravated Assault and Public Order Offence

Police are appealing for information after a report that a 55 year old man, his 58 year old female partner and 35 year old male friend were subject to racist abuse from two youths and a man, before being assaulted at the Shambles, Stockton High Street at the weekend.

Two 14 year old boys and a 23 year old man have been arrested in connection with the alleged incident and released under investigation while inquiries continue. 

Anyone who was in the area at around 4.35pm on Saturday (17th February) and who may have information is asked to contact PC Russ Boon via the 101 number quoting Event 28894.