Lounge Bar attack

A WOMAN is alleged to have been assaulted as she was working in a bar in Driffield.

The incident happened in The Lounge Bar, Market Place, on Friday September 21 between 3.50pm and 4pm.

The 24-year-old woman was approached by a man who was known to her who proceeded to shout at her. It is alleged he then grabbed her round the neck and dragged her across the room and behind the bar where he further assaulted her.

The victim sustained a cut to the chin and bruising to the arms, legs and neck for which she sought medical attention.

Police are investigating the incident and are seeking independent witnesses to the altercation.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Humberside Police on the non emergency number 101 referring to log number 245 of 21 September 2012 or ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.