Cyclist shattered car windscreen with punch in road rage attack
A CYCLIST angry at being confronted by a motorist punched the car's windscreen and shattered it before cycling off, police have said.
Police are appealing for witnesses after the road rage incident on St Stephens Road in Saltash.
Police say a motorist approached a cyclist who was reportedly riding in the middle of the road.
The motorist gestured to the cyclist who allegedly responded by hitting the car’s windscreen with his fist causing it to shatter.
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The cyclist then left the scene. The driver of the car, an orange Ford C-Max, then attempted to follow the cyclist.
The cyclist was last seen in the Burraton Coombe area of Saltash.
If you are the cyclist or you know who the cyclist is police would like you to contact us. Also if anyone witnessed the incident or saw a cyclist being followed by an orange car police would also like to hear from you.
The incident happened shortly before 5pm on Wednesday, 19 September 2012
Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 101 and quote reference BS/12/826, alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.