Southsea: Police Investigate Attack
1 July 2014, 08:07
A description of a suspect is being issued by police investigating religiously aggravated criminal damage to a house in Southsea.
Two Muslim men, one aged in his late teens and the other aged in his 30s, were walking home at around 9.50pm on Monday, June 23, 2014 when a man on a bicycle shouted abuse at them as they passed Lucknow Street.
The cyclist followed the two men as they continued to walk home to an address in Orchard Road where the suspect threw a dustbin through the front window of the victims' house.
The victims were not physically assaulted or injured.
A suspect was described as:
Aged in his early 20s
Short dark hair
Wearing a dark T-shirk and dark colour shorts
He was riding a dark colour mountain bike, which had a piece of wood over the handlebars.
This piece of wood was held by the cyclist when he was threatening the two men.
Witnesses or anyone with information about the identity of the suspect are asked to contact Fratton police station by phoning 101. Mini-com users can phone 18001 101. Information can be given anonymously by phoning the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.