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Racially aggravated assault, Northam


Police appeal for witnesses

Police in North Devon are appealing for witnesses of a racially aggravated assault in Northam, near Bideford, on Thursday 10 September.

At around midday on Diddywell Road, a black man in his 60s was approached by a white man in his 20s and verbally abused and pushed.

Police would like to hear from anyone who may have been in the vicinity at the time and witnessed all or part of the incident.

In particular, officers would like to speak to a woman who is believed to have videoed the incident on her phone.

Anyone with any information which could assist police enquiries is asked to contact police on 101 or via email at quoting crime number, CR/079982/20.

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quoting the crime reference number or pass on information to Crimestoppers anonymously via their Anonymous Online Form or call them on 0800 555 111

To report crime / incidents please use the Crime reporting form


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