Do you know this man?

January 29 2019
Do you know this man?

POLICE are trying to trace this man over a racially aggravated assault in Eastville.

Officers say the incident happened at the Boots branch at the Eastgate Centre.

They have released CCTV pictures of the man they are trying to trace in the hope that someone will recognise him.

An Avon and Somerset police spokesperson said: “Can you help us identify this man? We would like to speak to him in relation to an incident whereby the victim was racially abused and then assaulted.”

The victim described the man as white, about 6ft tall and of large build, with short dark hair and “well-trimmed facial hair”.

Anyone who recognises the man or has information about the incident, which happened on Christmas Eve at 7.15pm, should call 101 and quote the crime reference number 5218 284 650.

Information can also be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111. Both the police and Crimestoppers can be contacted online.