Appeal Over Serious Sexual Assault, York Road, Leeds.

Monday, September 28, 2020

Police are appealing for information over a domestic-related serious sexual assault on a woman next to a main road in Leeds.

The victim, aged in her twenties, contacted officers yesterday (27/9) to report the incident, which occurred between 10pm and 10.30pm on Friday (25/9) on a grass verge at the junction of the A64 York Road and Baildon Drive, next to The Old Red Lion public house.

Checks on CCTV show a number of people passing the area at the time and officers are keen to speak to anyone who witnessed any part of the incident.

A 30-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is currently in custody.

Anyone with any information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact PC 1484 Clay at Leeds District Safeguarding Unit via 101 quoting crime reference 13200484472 or online via

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