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Man assaulted following altercation between driver and scooter rider

News   •   May 16, 2019 12:14 BST

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was assaulted in Brighton.

The incident occurred following an altercation between the driver of a dark blue Peugeot 308 and a scooter rider, about 7pm on Friday 3 May.

As the Peugeot driver was caused to stop in Fleet Street, the scooter rider is reported to have approached his vehicle, dragged him out of it and assaulted him.

The victim, a 45-year-old local man, sustained minor injuries.

Anyone who saw what happened – particularly anyone with dash cam or CCTV of the incident – is asked to report it online or call 101, quoting serial 1042 of 03/05.

You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or report it online. 

Author: Sam Satchell
Ref: SXP54680/2019