Woman punched in the face
Published: 16 Mar 2012 12:50
The 46-year-old victim was walking along Bagshot Road close to the leisure centre when the man ran up to her, started hitting her, then stopped and began apologising and trying to excuse himself.
He followed her along the road towards the Hilton Hotel, continuing to apologise, before walking off towards Birch Hill.
The victim called police after the incident at 11.20pm on Friday  last week. She suffered a bruised cheek and a bloodshot eye but did not need hospital treatment.
Her attacker is white, under 18, slim, with short, dark hair and an earring in his left ear. He wore a diamond-patterned whte and black sweater jacket, possibly a zip-up.
Anyone with information should contact PC Lou Grinney at Bracknell police station via the 24-hour Police Enquiry Centre on 101 or the charity Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Get more stories from our Bracknell section
8 Dec 2013 09:00
Crews from Bracknell and Wokingham have praised the quick-thinking of passers-by after they bravely rescued passengers and drivers following a collision between two cars last night (Saturday).
7 Dec 2013 17:30
Some real life toyshop workers are ‘elfing out Santa by wrapping presents for charity.
7 Dec 2013 13:30
MEMBERS of a team that helps people after they have been in hospital were thrilled after winning a national award on Friday.
6 Dec 2013 09:30
Let your imagination grow at the annual 'Festival of Christmas trees' in Wokingham today (Friday Decmber 6) and over the weekend.
5 Dec 2013 17:30
FIREFIGHTERS were helped free a man from his car after it crashed into a ditch on the M4 this afternoon.
5 Dec 2013 11:30
A part of Broad Lane in Bracknell is currently closed due to a hole in the road.
5 Dec 2013 11:00
Elms Field was debated last night (Wednesday December 4) at an extraordinary council meeting held at St Crispin’s school.
5 Dec 2013 10:30
Burglary rates have decreased 9% in Wokingham since last year but people are warned to remain vigilant over the holiday season.
5 Dec 2013 09:30
A group of past and present students have created software to aid with GCSE revision.
5 Dec 2013 09:00
ALMOST 100 Bracknell Forest parents have been fined after their children missed school this term.
4 Dec 2013 17:30
We are asking all our readers to contribute to a Christmas gallery by sending us photos of your trees, decorations and other festive fun.
4 Dec 2013 12:40
MORE than 600 jobs could be axed from the Bracknell branch of Hewlett Packard according to Unite.
4 Dec 2013 10:30
A lorry and Suzuki motorcycle were involved in a collision in Binfield this morning, leaving the motorcyclist with serious leg injuries.
4 Dec 2013 09:30
WOKINGHAM’S successful debut in the Thames and Chilterns In Bloom competition has been celebrated.
3 Dec 2013 17:30
FIREFIGHTERS were called to a care home in Wildridings after a tumble dryer caught fire this morning.
2 Dec 2013 09:30
Ranelagh School celebrated a prestigious win in maths, second only to Eton College.
1 Dec 2013 17:45
A TUMBLE dryer caught fire in Warfield this afternoon.
1 Dec 2013 09:30
ART lovers will be pleased to know that Bracknell Forest Council plans to preserve many of the town’s treasured public pieces.
30 Nov 2013 09:30
AN MP is backing residents’ fight against plans to bulldoze Blue Mountain Golf Course and create a major housing and community development.
29 Nov 2013 11:30
POLICE are asking for witnesses to come forward after a bus had one of its windows smashed on Tuesday.