Police try to trace man who witnessed racial incident in Derby

Posted on 20th June 2013

Police investigating a racial incident are trying to trace a man who may have witnessed what happened.

At around 11.50am on Thursday, May 16, a 32-year-old man was driving along Princes Street when he pulled over to let a van pass him.

The van driver pulled up alongside him and racially abused him before driving off. The van is described as dark grey and the driver was a black man, aged in his late 40s and of large build. He was bald.

A witness approached the victim and told him he had seen what had happened but he did not leave his details.

Police have been trying to trace this witness but have yet to find him.

Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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