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Appeal for witnesses to erratic driving offences – High Wycombe

News   •   Jun 12, 2019 15:56 BST

Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses to an incident of erratic driving in High Wycombe.

At around 2.55am on Monday (10/6) in Frogmoor, a black Volkswagen Caddy van was in a collision with a pedestrian, a 20-year-old man.

A member of the public attempted to stop the van, but the driver put the vehicle in to reverse and attempted to drive the van at people outside Butlers public house..

The victim was not injured and no-one else was hurt.

The offender is described as a white man, around 5ft 8ins of medium build, with medium length brown hair and light brown facial hair. He was wearing a dark coloured jumper and dark jeans.

Investigating officer PC Richard Lunn based at High Wycombe police station, said: “We believe there were a large number of people who may have seen this incident.

“We would like to speak to these witnesses and anyone with further information.

“There could be mobile phone footage of this incident and we would ask that rather than share this on social media, please report it and share it with Police to help with this investigation.

“There could also be CCTV in the area or dash-cam footage which could also provide important information.”

Please contact Thames Valley Police on 101 quoting reference 43190173864 or make a report online.

If you do not wish to speak directly with police, you can call the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.


Notes to editors

A man, aged 30, from High Wycombe, was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and driving whilst unfit through drink or drugs. He has been released on Police bail until 7 July.