Police are hunting a man following a racist attack in Watford in broad daylight.
The victim, in his 30s, was involved in an argument with another man at the Shell Petrol Station in St Albans Road around 8.20am on Friday, October 5
The man then made a racial comment before punching and pushing the victim causing him to suffer cuts to his lips and nose and a graze on his knee.
Investigating Officer PC Darren Lomax said: “There were a number of people at the petrol station at the time of the incident and I would like to speak to anyone who saw what happened.
“In particular, I would like to speak to a man who was driving a black BMW 3 Series and a man driving a black Toyota Prius, as I believe you may have information that can help our investigation.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Lomax by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org, calling the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/43340/18 or report information online at www.herts.police.uk/Report.
Alternatively, contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will never need to go to court.