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43-year-old woman assaulted in Bridlington

Humberside Police are appealing for information after a woman was assaulted in Bridlington.

Credit: Press Association

Police say the 43-year-old woman was assaulted as she was walking along Scarborough Road in Bridlington.

The victim was pushed from behind and then slapped one of the two men int he face. After the attack, both men ran towards Burstall Hill.

The incident happened in the early hours of Sunday 31st January. The 43-year-old woman was left uninjured but very shaken.

Motorcyclist injured in Bridlington crash

Police are appealing for witnesses after a motorcyclist was injured in a crash in Bridlington.

The bike was being ridden from Sewerby Heads roundabout along Fortyfoot towards the town centre when it was in collision with a white truck.

The 21-year-old motorcyclist suffered minor head injuries and a broken leg and was taken to Scarborough hospital for treatment.

The truck driver was uninjured.

Staff member injured in Bridlington attempted robbery

Humberside police are appealing for information after three masked men tried to rob a store in Bridlington.

Robbery suspect Credit: Humberside Police

Police say the gang walked into the store in Queensgate carrying pieces of wood. They tried to steal money from the till before hitting one staff member with the weapon and left the store empty handed.

Member of staff is hit Credit: Humberside Police


Man found dead in pub toilet named

A man who was found dead inside a pub in Bridlington has been named.

61-year-old Karl Staten Credit: PA

Karl Staten's body was found in the men’s toilets the Harbour Tavern on Queen Street.

His death is being treated as unexplained following inconclusive post-mortem results.

A 50-year-old woman and a 32-year-old man who were arrested as part of enquiries have been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

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