Driver was racially abused

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Officers in Kettering are appealing for witnesses after a man was racially abused as he sat in his car at traffic lights on Friday afternoon.

The 35-year-old man was sat in his car at traffic lights in Montagu Street, near The Swan public House, when another man started shouted racist abuse at him.

A spokesman for Northamptonshire police said: “The incident was unprovoked and is believed to have been witnessed by others who were in the area at the time.”

The offender was a white, around 6ft tall, of medium build and was wearing a dark coloured t-shirt.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who may have been in the area at the time or who may have witnessed the incident.

Witnesses to this incident, or anyone with information, should call Northamptonshire Police on 101 - alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.