Baseball bat attack shock in Whitby town centre

A man wielding a baseball bat is being sought by police after as attack in Whitby on Sunday night.

It happened on Langbourne Road middle car park at around 8.30pm on Sunday night and involved two males from the Whitby area.

Both men were treated at hospital and discharged following examination.

In particular, police are appealing for information about a white male, with grey/white hair aged in his fifties, around 5ft 7” tall, with a large build, wielding a baseball bat.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact them on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC 1429 Rogers.