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Female Cyclist Attacked by Man in Broad Daylight on Rodwell Trail

Dorset Police Motorcycle

2:18pm 11th June 2014

A woman’s been assaulted and knocked off her bike on the Rodwell Trail in Weymouth, in broad daylight.

It happened the Friday before last just after lunchtime, 1:30pm, near the bridge over Sudan Road (Friday 30th May).

The victim, a 28 year old woman was verbally abused before being punched and kicked by a man who was walking with another woman at the time.

Police are trying to track down the couple. The man and woman are described as white, in their fifties and both have short hair. 

Police Constable, Adam Bayliss Weymouth police, said: "This incident left the victim very shocked.

"As it took place in broad daylight there may have been people around who saw what happened.

"I am appealing for anyone, who saw the incident or who saw a man and woman walking on the Rodwell Trail near the bridge over Sudan Road at about 1.30pm on Friday 30 May 2014, to come forward."

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