Woman racially abused in North Shields
18 Jan 2016 11:12 AM[View Full Size]
Police are appealing for information after a woman was racially abused by a man in North Tyneside on Tuesday, December 22.
Officers were called to reports that a 19-year-old woman had been verbally abused as she walked near the Post Office in Nile Street, North Shields.
The incident is believed to have happened at 5pm where a man approached the woman and shouted at the woman in an unprovoked attack.
Police are now appealing for help from the public and have released a description of the man to help identify him.
He is described as a white man, 6ft tall and of a broad build. He was wearing a navy blue jacket zipped up and dark pants.
Anyone with information to help is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference 0871 22/12/15.