We are appealing for witnesses following an incident outside Thames Court Pub on Friday, August 14
At around 11pm the suspect, who was believed to have been intoxicated, was seen acting in an aggressive manner, shouting racist abuse from the tow path following a physical altercation.
The suspect has been described as being around 5’8” tall, with short brown hair and wearing a grey t-shirt, black trousers and grey high top trainers with a white sole. He had a cut on his left cheek and spoke with a South African accent.
PC Ben Nardoni, who is investigating the incident said: “We will not tolerate this type of crime in Surrey, and would ask that anyone who was in the area on Friday, 14 August and saw anything, to come forward.”
We are now looking for anyone who might have witnessed this incident to get in touch. If you have any information which could help, please contact us quoting incident/crime reference number PR/45200086101 via:
- Webchat on our website surrey.police.uk
- Online https://www.surrey.police.uk/ro/report/ocr/af/how-to-report-a-crime/
- Calling us on 101
If you do not wish to leave your name, please call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Surrey Police takes a zero tolerance approach to hate crime which has no place in our society.