Skegness

Cyclist ‘punches’ Skegness dog walker in face

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A cyclist ‘punched’ a Skegness man in the face after being challenged for allegedly riding too close to his dog.

The man in his 40s was walking his dog on Lincoln Road close to the junction with Albany Road around 2.20pm on Tuesday, October 11, before getting into a row with a cyclist.

The argument appears to have started after the dog walker confronted the cyclist for riding near his dog.

The cyclist is then alleged to have punched the man in the face.

The offender is described as a male suspect is described as a white male, 6ft 4” tall, of slim build, and with short brown hair.

He was wearing a blue tracksuit and was riding a small, green pushbike.

The cyclist was in company with another male, also on a pushbike, and both rode off along Lincoln Road and onto Albany Road shortly after the offence took place.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Karl Drewery on 101, quoting incident number 206 of October 11.