Police Appeal After Trucker Assaulted in Wiltshire

Police in Wiltshire would like to speak to a man after a lorry driver was punched in the face in Wiltshire.

Reports in SomersetLive say the suspect jumped inside the trailer of a lorry and assaulted the victim as he was making a delivery in The Shires service yard in Trowbridge shortly before 01.00hrs on Friday 20 September.

The victim, a man in his 50s, was taken to hospital with bruising and swelling to his eye.

The suspect is believed to have left the area in the direction of Market Street.

He’s described as approximately 5 ft 8 inches tall and of muscular build and he was wearing a black scarf, grey hoody and khaki combat trousers.

Anyone who can help should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54190093351.

More information

Wiltshire Police website
Wiltshire Police Twitter
SomersetLive