POLICE caught five youngsters aged between 11 and 16 for alleged offences including assault and anti-social behaviour during a busy Saturday night in northern York.

Officers tweeted today that an 11-year-old was 'detained and dealt with,' two 14-year-olds were caught and dealt with for anti social behaviour, a 15-year-old was arrested over an assault and a 16-year-old who was arrested was found to be carrying a knife.

The locations of the alleged offences were not disclosed.