Man bailed over racially aggravated incident at Morrisons

Police stock pix.Picture Richard Ponter 134127f
Police stock pix.Picture Richard Ponter 134127f

A 24-year-old man has been arrested and bailed over a racially aggravated public order incident inside a Harrogate supermarket on Tuesday, June 2.

The incident took place at Morrisons supermarket at Plumpton Park Harrogate and involved the store’s security guard and another man at around 4.20pm.

An investigation into the incident is still ongoing and North Yorkshire Police have appealed for witnesses to determine the full circumstances.

In particular, the police are appealing for information about the incident involving the security guard and the man who had been verbally abusive to him.

Anyone with information that could assist the investigation should contact police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Wayne Hutchinson.

You can also email

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12150091713.