VW driver assaults Audi driver at Bognor Regis traffic lights

Sussex Police
Sussex Police

A MOTORIST was attacked by another driver while they were both stopped at traffic lights.

Police revealed today (August 17) the assault took place on August 9 and they want any witnesses who might have seen the incident at the traffic lights outside the Bersted shops, in Chichester Road, Bognor Regis, to come forward.

“It happened at about 10.30am on Sunday, August 9,” said a spokesman.

“The assailant was a man in an old-style blue Volkswagen Golf and the victim a man aged 30 in a silver Audi A4.”

The VW driver was described as a white man in his early 20s, 6’1”, and of stocky build. He was wearing glasses and a grey jumper.

“Another motorist is believed to have spoken to the assailant, and police would like to speak to this person as a potential witness,” said the spokesman.

“Officers would also like to hear from anyone else who may have seen the incident or noticed the VW following the Audi from the A259 Felpham towards Butlin’s.”

Anyone able to help was asked to email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or phone 101, quoting serial 553 of August 9.

Alternatively they can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers without having to leave their name on 0800 555 111.

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