Man wanted after cyclist knocked off bike in Rothwell road rage incident

The incident happened on February 25

Friday, 16th April 2021, 2:54 pm

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to about a road rage incident in Rothwell.

The appeal comes after a man was knocked off his bike and assaulted, leaving him injured and his bicycle damaged on February 25, 2021.

A still image of the person Northants Police would like to speak to has been released in an attempt to identify the man.

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The image from Rushton Road, Rothwell
The image from Rushton Road, Rothwell

A spokesman for Northants Police said: "Police officers investigating an assault in Rushton Road, Rothwell have released an image of a man who they believe may have information about the road rage incident.

"The incident happened between 10.45am and 10.55am on Thursday, February 25, when a cyclist was knocked off his bike and assaulted, causing injuries to him and damage to his bicycle.

"Officers investigating the incident believe this man may be able to assist with their enquiries and are appealing for him or anyone who may recognise him, to get in touch."

Anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting reference number 21000110918. Or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.