Appeals to locate man after taxi driver verbally abused in Stowmarket

Officers want to speak to this man in connection with the offence Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY

Officers want to speak to this man in connection with the offence Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

Police in Stowmarket have released images of a man they want to speak to for the allegedly racially aggravated abuse of a taxi driver.

Police have releasede images of a man they want to speak to in connection with a suspected racially

Police have releasede images of a man they want to speak to in connection with a suspected racially aggravated public order offence Picture: SUFFOLK CONSTABULARY - Credit: Archant

The incident took place on New Year’s Day at around 12.50am in the Market Place in the town centre.

The taxi driver alleged he was verbally abused and his vehicle damaged while he was dealing with a female passenger who was being sick.

A spokesman for Suffolk police said: “Anyone who recognises the individual depicted in the images or has knowledge of the incident should contact Stowmarket police, quoting crime reference 37/46/19.”

Alternatively, you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their anonymous online form.


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