male indecently assaulted in Stokesley town

North Yorkshire Police Stokesley office has released an image of a man they would like to trace following a man being indecently assaulted in Stokesley town.

The Incident occurred at 7.30pm on Sunday 1st December 2013, outside the Queen’s Head pub on the High Street, a 24-year-old man was touched inappropriately.

Police have a limited description of the man in which they need to trace as being described as being from eastern Asia.  

PC Blair Taylor, of Stokesley Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “If you are the man caught on CCTV, I ask that you contact the police straight away as you may have vital information which could assist my investigation.

“I am also keen to speak to anyone who either witnessed the assault taking place or can help to identify the man in the image and ask them to get in touch as soon as possible.”

Anyone who can assist officers with this investigation should contact Stokesley police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Taylor Blair. Alternatively, information can be emailed to

Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting reference number 12130208411.