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Cyclist flees after punching driver

PUBLISHED: 11:22 03 August 2009 | UPDATED: 14:34 03 July 2010

A CAR driver was punched through the window by a man on a bicycle in Newport Road, Hemsby, near Great Yarmouth.

Police officers from Caister Safer Neighbourhood Team are looking for witnesses to the attack, which took place at about 5.

A CAR driver was punched through the window by a man on a bicycle in Newport Road, Hemsby, near Great Yarmouth.

Police officers from Caister Safer Neighbourhood Team are looking for witnesses to the attack, which took place at about 5.55pm on Friday, July 24.

The assault happened outside the shop in Newport Road and involved the cyclist punching the man through the car window. When the driver got out he was punched again by the cyclist. The cyclist then rode off accompanied by a young boy and girl.

The attacker was white and aged between 35 and 40. He was 5ft 8ins tall, well built with short blond/mousy coloured hair. He was wearing an orange T-shirt and grey shorts.

Anyone with information should ring PC Michelle Hargrave, of Caister SNT, on 0845 456 4567 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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