Man wanted over assault on 60-year-old runner in Saltford

Police are appealing for witnesses after a runner was assaulted in Saltford.

The 60-year-old victim was running along the Bristol to Bath cyclepath, near the Bird in Hand pub in Saltford, at around 6.30pm on Sunday 1 May, when a man cycling past assaulted her.

An Avon & Somerset police spokesman said: “We believe the offender may have been in a group of about 12 other men, so we’re urging anyone who knows anything about this incident to come forward.

If you can help, please call us via 101 and quote reference number 5216094015.”