Man traced after 'racist abuse' in Chesterfield town centre

Police have traced and spoken to a man in connection to an incident of ‘racist abuse’ in Chesterfield town centre.

Monday, 3rd February 2020, 3:47 pm
Updated Monday, 3rd February 2020, 3:47 pm

Officers put an image out of a man they wanted to speak to following the incident on New Market Square on Thursday, January 9.

The force had a number of calls and messages from residents.

A Mansfield man, 59, has been interviewed as enquiries continue.

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The incident happened in New Market Square.

A spokesman said: “We would like to thank everyone who contacted us in relation to the appeal.”