Police officers from West Yorkshire who are currently investigating a historical child abuse case in Wakefield, are making an appeal to individuals who might have participated in scout clubs within the region during the period of 1967 to 1968. They are requesting such individuals to step forward.

An individual has been questioned in relation to a suspected incident in Pontefract. It is believed that there might be additional victims connected to this case.

If you think you possess information that could be helpful in this inquiry, we kindly urge you to get in touch with the Wakefield District Child Safeguarding Unit by dialling 101. Alternatively, you can make use of the live chat feature on the official website of West Yorkshire Police.

For your reference, the crime identifier is 13230302829.

Furthermore, it is also possible to share information anonymously with the independent charity Crimestoppers by dialling 0800 555111 or by using their online platform.