Police appeal after racial assault in Wisbech

POLICE are appealing for witnesses following a racially aggravated assault in Wisbech.

A 35-year-old man was walking along Market Street at around 12.15pm on Wednesday when he noticed a man walking towards him.

The man then spat in his face and used racially abusive language towards him.

The offender is described as white, aged around 25, around 5’9, with a medium build, cropped brown hair and a round face. He was wearing dark blue jeans, an electric blue top and white trainers.

PC Carl Stoppard said: “This was an unprovoked attack of a racial nature and any information could help us find the person responsible.”

Contact police on 0345-4564564 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800-555111.