Police appeal for information after cyclist assaults elderly man in Derbyshire

Police are asking Derbyshire residents for information concerning an incident which saw an elderly man assaulted by a cyclist.

By Tom Hardwick
Thursday, 30th December 2021, 5:38 pm
Police are appealing for any witnesses who may have information about the incident. © Peter Barr - geograph.org.uk/p/2046491

The Belper and Kilburn Safer Neighbourhood Team reported that they were investigating an assault that occurred between 11.30am and noon on Wednesday, December 29 in Thacker Woods, Ambergate.

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An elderly male was pushed over by a cyclist, described as being in his late 20s or early 30s. He was around 6 foot 3 inches, was wearing all-black cycling gear and had a local accent.

If you were in the area at the time and may have more information, please call 101 quoting crime reference number 21*753826.