NORTH Yorkshire police have launched an appeal after a large group of young people threw an object at a member of public and then subjected them to verbal abuse.

The incident, which happened at Norton Skate Park, and occurred between 7 to 8pm on Tuesday July 13 2021.

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Police say there have been a number of incidents of antisocial behaviour happening at the skate park and are asking anyone with information on the incident to get in touch.

The young people involved are believed to be roughly 16 years of age.

Anyone with information is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Jane Jones 1492. You can also email

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If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

People are asked to quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210159510


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