West Yorkshire Police

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Appeal, Public Order Incident, Todmorden

Tuesday, August 22, 2017

Police in Todmorden are appealing for witnesses following an incident on Monday afternoon (August 21).

The incident took place around 4.20pm in Centre Vale Park when a woman in her 30’s who was with her young child was threatened and verbally abused by a group of young people.

PS Bob Saxon of the Valley’s Neighbourhood Policing Team said; “Clearly this has been a frightening experience for the victim and her child, who were understandably distressed.

“Our enquiries in to this incident are very much ongoing, and I would appeal to anyone who may have been in the area and has witnessed the incident, or who has any information to come forward.”

Anyone with any information is asked to contact PC Matthew Hamilton or PC David Mayhew via 101 quoting 13170385690.

Information can also be passed anonymously to the independent crime fighting charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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