Witness appeal following assault in Margate

witness appeal following assault in margate

Officers are appealing for witnesses following a report of an assault in Margate.

Kent Police was called at 7.37pm on Sunday 4 August to report that an unknown man had approached the victim and his family in Thanet Road when he began to shout and swear at them. The victim reports that the man was pointing his finger in his face so he put his arms up and as he did, the man struck him in the arm and chest. The victim was not injured.

Officers attended the scene and carried out an area search but no suspect was located.

The man is described as white, aged between 30 and 40-years-old, of slim build with short dark hair. He had tattoos on his arms, and was wearing a white t-shirt, blue shorts and white trainers.

Anyone who may have seen the incident or who may have information is asked to call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting reference 46/150251/19.