Assault on farmland in Trowbridge - appeal for information

Alert message sent 09/05/2019 08:28:00

Information sent on behalf of Wiltshire Police

Officers investigating an incident at a farm in Trowbridge are appealing for anyone who may be able to assist their enquiries to get in touch. 

At approximately 7pm on April 26, a verbal altercation took place between a man who was walking his dog in farmland off Brook Road and a man who was driving a Land Rover.

Following a verbal altercation, the dog walker punched the man in the vehicle causing facial injuries.

The man then made threats towards the victim, who is aged in his 60s, before running off into the grass area and along a nearby footpath between houses. 

He is described as white, aged between 25 to 35, of medium build, 6 ft tall, with dark hair. He was wearing dark clothing and a hoodie type jacket. He had a liver and white Springer Spaniel with him. 

Anyone who may know who the man involved is should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54190040117. 

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Katie Bond (Police, Media Officer, Wiltshire)

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