Ripon robbers steal man’s wallet

Telephone 101 with information about the robbery.
Telephone 101 with information about the robbery.

A Ripon man has suffered facial and head injuries after he was robbed by two men in the city at the weekend.

The 22-year-old victim’s wallet was stolen during the assault which happened on Aismunderby Road on Sunday, November 30, at around 12.45am.

Police officers are appealing to anyone who saw anything suspicious in the Aismunderby Road area around the time of the incident to come forward with information.

Extra patrols are being conducted in the area to provide reassurance to local residents and to prevent any more incidents of this nature.

Anyone who can help officers with their enquiries is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101 – select option 2 – and ask for Detective Constable Chris Spackman or Harrogate CID.

Alternatively, information can be emailed to

If you prefer not to give your name, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Quote reference number 12140206739 when passing information about this incident.