Police are appealing for witnesses and information following an assault in Maple Cross.
At 2.15pm on Monday July 6, a woman in her 60s was cycling on Longcroft Road when a white van drove past her. A man leaned out of the passenger window and struck the woman with a stick.
The woman was left with a red mark and bruising.
PC Christian Gottmann, who is investigating, said: “This was a nasty and unprovoked assault and I would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who has dash cam footage that is relevant to the enquiry.
“If you are able to help I can be contacted directly via email at email@example.com”
You can report information online at herts.police.uk/report, speak to an operator in the Force Communications Room via online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact or call the non-emergency number 101 quoting reference 41/52862/20.
If a crime is in progress or someone’s life is in danger, call 999 immediately.
Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or report information online at crimestoppers-uk.org.