Peugeot driver chases man down Kettering road with 'two-foot-long bar' after verbal altercation

A Peugeot driver took a bar out of the boot of his car and chased a man down a Kettering road after they traded insults.

Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 1:56 pm
Updated Tuesday, 19th March 2019, 2:06 pm
The driver chased the man down Northampton Road towards Kettering town centre (Picture: Google)

On Tuesday, March 12, between 5.30pm and 6.15pm, two men were involved in a verbal altercation in Northampton Road.

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A Northamptonshire Police spokeswoman said: "The driver of the blue Peugeot hatchback then removed something from the boot of his car, described as a two-foot-long bar, and then began to chase the other man down the road towards Kettering.

"The offender is described as a Middle Eastern man, about 5ft 8, in his late 20s to early 30s, of slight to medium build, with short dark hair and stubble on his face."

Witnesses or anyone with information should call Northamptonshire Police on 101. Information can also be shared anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.