Assault Witness Appeal: Stafford
Dear Watch Member,
Officers from Stafford Borough Local Policing Team (LPT) are appealing for information following an assault in Stafford.
The incident occurred on Friday 3 July at 4pm. A man was cycling down Baswich Lane, from Tixall Road traffic lights, when he was assaulted by a male pedestrian, causing him to fall off his bike into the road.
As a result of the incident the cyclist, a 36-year-old man from Stafford, received hospital treatment for serious head injuries.
The pedestrian is described as being white, with a tanned complexion, 5ft 9" to 5ft 10" tall and aged approximately in his 60s. He was wearing square framed glasses, khaki trousers, a dark coloured polo shirt and a back pack on his back with black shoulder straps.
Officers are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time and anyone with any information is asked to contact Staffordshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 545 of July 3.
Alternatively you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at
No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.
If you need to reply regarding this message, click on this email address: ronnie.turner
Community Engagement Officer