Man Charged

A 39 year old man has been charged with assault. The charge comes after a 15 year old made allegations of assault on Saturday evening.

As the 15 year old girl was walking along Anlaby Road on the 3rd of February she was approached. The man approaching her demanded her phone. He is alleged to have punched her in the face, leaving her with bruising and swelling on her face. She went to Hull Royal Infirmary for treatment.

Suspect Detained

Members of the public detained the man outside a pub by West Park. Officers arrived and arrested the 39 year old. Barry Oxendale of Beckhole Close, Hull, has now been charged. He has been charged with Assault Occasioning Actual Bodily Harm.

He made an appearance in Hull Magistrate’s Court yesterday.

Witness Appeal

Did you witness the incident? If you saw any of the events and have not already spoken to police then please contact them. You can contact them on 101, referencing log 16/20164/18.