This website uses cookies to offer the best possible experience. By continuing to use the site you are agreeing to our usage of cookies. Find out more


Police witness appeal over taxi assault incident in Rhyl

Published date: 17 February 2017 |
Published by: Staff reporter
Read more articles by Staff reporter Email reporter


POLICE are asking Rhyl revellers to cast their minds back to December when a man was assaulted.

The incident happened in Queen Street at 3.40am on Saturday, December 17.

A couple flagged down a taxi after asking if it was free. 

But then two young women and a man got into the vehicle, leaving the couple standing outside.

An argument followed and the two men assaulted each other.

The taxi drove off with the occupants, leaving the couple on the side of the road.

PC Gareth Jones said: “We are appealing to anyone who recalls this incident to contact us and we are particularly keen to speak to the occupants of the taxi, so that they can give us their version of events.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC 3197 Gareth Jones at Rhyl police station on 101 quoting reference RC16188909.

For more news from across the region visit

Comments are closed for this story.

Past pictures from Rhyl

  • l1082f7b
  • l107e42e
  • l100c8b2
  • l1043128
Local Bygones

View thousands more photos like this on

Browse our archive