Woman sought in connection with attack on bus in Newbury
Do you recognise this woman?
Police have released a CCTV image of a woman officers would like to speak to in connection with an assault on a bus in Newbury.
At around 6pm on Monday, November 8, the victim was travelling on a bus from Newbury bus station to Reading when she was attacked by a woman.
The offender jumped on the victim’s head, scratching her neck, and attempted to grab her throat before screaming at her.
The offender then got off the bus and ran down the high street.
Investigating officer Pc Richard Tarrant, based at Newbury police station, said: “We would like to appeal to anybody who recognises the woman in this image to please get in touch as we believe she may have vital information in connection with this assault.
“You can get in touch by either making a report online or by calling 101 quoting reference number 43210505810.
“Alternatively, for 100 per cent anonymity, you can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”