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Appeal after 22 year old man assaulted in Lancaster town centre

17/9/14: Police are appealing for information after a 22-year-old man was assaulted in Lancaster town centre. The incident happened at around 2.30am on the morning of Sunday 7th September. The victim was at the Halifax cash machine on Penny Street talking to three women who had been on a night out.

CCTV released after man assaulted in Lancaster

17/6/14: Lancaster detectives have released CCTV images of two men that they want to speak to in connection with an assault in the city centre last month. At shortly after midnight on Saturday 24th May 2014, the victim, a 30-year-old man from Morecambe, was sat on a bench sharing food with another man when they were approached by two men.

Appeal for witnesses after woman attacked in Lancaster

6/5/14: Updated 7/5/14: The below appeal has now be cancelled as the two men police were looking to speak to have now come forward, but if anyone has any information about the assault on the woman that prompted the appeal, please contact Lancaster Police. Officers are appealing for two men to come forward after a woman was attacked on the outskirts of Lancaster.

Appeal for information after man wounded in glass attack, Morecambe

25/4/14: Bottle Attack Suspect CCTV image Police are appealing for information after a man was attacked and stabbed in the face with a broken beer bottle at a taxi rank in Morecambe. At approximately 4:10am on Saturday 5 April, a 26-year-old man was standing at a taxi rank on Queen Street, Morecambe, with a group of other people.

Appeal after jogger grabbed by naked man in Lancaster

26/3/14: Lancaster police are appealing for information after a woman who was out jogging was grabbed by a naked man on the cycle track on New Quay Road. Between 5.30pm and 6.10pm on Wednesday 19th March, a 52 year old woman was running along the cycle track on New Quay Road towards the junction with Aldcliffe Lane, Lancaster.

Appeal after man seriously assaulted in Morecambe

26/2/14: Police are appealing for information after a man was seriously assaulted in Morecambe on Westminster Road at the weekend. At around 5.30pm on Sunday evening (23rd February) the 27 year old victim was walking home from a relative’s house when a group of young teenagers began shouting insults at him. The victim responded verbally at which point the group ran and cycled off.

Police investigate Morecambe match disorder

28/12/13: Police are appealing for information after some disorder at the Morecambe vs Fleetwood derby match on Boxing Day, in which stewards were assaulted. Disorder broke out as around 15 people challenged club stewards on the Bay Radio stand, which resulted in a number of stewards being assaulted. The disorder then continued as those involved left the stand.

Girl, 14, assaulted in Morecambe

10/12/13: Police are appealing for information after a 14 year old girl was assaulted and had money stolen in Morecambe. Around 9.45pm on Monday 2nd December the teenager was walking along Queen Street when she passed a group of teenagers. As she reached the Premier Shop she was pushed to the floor from behind and was then scratched and kicked before having money and her bus pass stolen.

Appeal after man assaulted in Lancaster

1/11/13: Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a man was assaulted in Lancaster city centre following an altercation in a bar.

CCTV appeal after men are assaulted in Morecambe

22/10/13: Police have issued CCTV images of a man they need to speak with after two men were subjected to a racially aggravated assault and robbery in Morecambe.

Appeal after unprovoked assault in Lancaster

14/10/13: Police are appealing for information after a girl was the victim of what appears to be an unprovoked assault as she walked through Lancaster. The 15 year old girl was walking along Millennium Bridge at around 8:45pm on the 2nd September when another teenage girl ran up behind her, shouted at her, jumped on her back and pushed her to the floor.

Boy, 14, assaulted in Morecambe

1/10/13: Police are appealing for information after a 14-year-old boy was assaulted in an unprovoked attack in Morecambe. At around 9.40pm on Saturday 28th September, the teenager was cycling along the pavement on Out Moss Lane when another teenager punched him, knocking him off his bike.

Police appeal following Moorgate assault

25/9/13: Detectives are appealing for information after an assault in Lancaster earlier this month on Moorgate. The incident happened at around 6.30pm on Thursday 19th September, at the junction of Moorgate and Ullswater Road, outside Cutting Corners hairdressers.

Police appeal following Lancaster assault

24/9/13: Police have released a CCTV image of a man they wish to speak to following an assault in Lancaster. The incident happened in the early hours of Friday 23rd August at around 4 .25am outside the Lounge on Penny Street in Lancaster. The offender, a man, approached the victim and punched them on the left cheek twice causing swelling. Damage was also caused to a Peugeot 406.

Police appeal after pensioner attacked in Morecambe

10/9/13: Police are appealing for witnesses after a pensioner was attacked in Morecambe, near the Trimple sports ground by a what is believed to have been a teenager. The incident happened on Sunday 8th September at around 1.30pm on the cycle track near the sports ground.

Teenager assaulted in Lancaster

3/9/13: Police are appealing for information after a 14 year old boy was assaulted on a skate park in Lancaster last month. At around 3pm on Sunday 4th August the teenager was approached by two other boys on the skate park on Parliament Street. The two boys told the 14 year old to leave before one of them punched and kicked the teenager causing him to fall to the floor where he was kicked again.

Carr House Lane attack on cyclist

14/8/13: Police are appealing for witnesses to come forwards after a 38-year old-woman was assaulted by a man as she cycled along a path in Lancaster. The assault took place between 6pm and 6.15pm on Thursday 8th August on Carr House Lane, near to the Piccadilly garage, when an unknown man has grabbed at the woman’s arm and pulled her off her bike before starting to kick her bike.

Witness appeal after man hit by car on Bulk Road

29/7/13: Police are appealing for information after a man was hit by a car at around 10.00pm on Wednesday 24th July on Bulk Road. The 21-year-old man was with his mother when the car came screeching down the road and performed a U-turn and stopped. A short conversation took place before the vehicle drove knocking the man over.

Lune Street attacker sought by police

16/7/13: Police are appealing for information after a man was assaulted on Lune Street in Lancaster last week. The victim was walking along Lune Street at around 6.30pm on Monday 8th July when he passed another man who was with a young boy. There was a brief altercation between the two men before the victim was punched in the nose by the other man.

Police hunt attackers of 16-year-old boy

26/6/13: Police are appealing for witnesses after a 16-year-old boy was assaulted in an unprovoked attack Morecambe. At 9.30pm on Tuesday 18th June, the teenager was walking along Out Moss Lane, near to the Trimpell Club when he was approached by another male, possibly in his late teens, who punched him.

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