Woman allegedly punched in the nose

A WOMAN was punched in the nose while trying to protect her seven year old daughter who was allegedly grabbed hold of by another woman in Bridlington.

Detectives have appealed for information in connection with the alleged assault which happened on Quay Road last Wednesday, August 1.

A 25-year-old woman was walking along Quay Road with her seven-year-old daughter when they were approached by another woman they knew.

The second woman shouted some abuse at the 25-year-old woman and took hold of the girl. The girl’s mum pushed the other woman away who then retaliated by punching her in the nose causing it to bleed.

Witnesses or anyone with any information have been asked to call the non emergency number 101 quoting crime reference number 1921838 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.