Ipswich bus driver allegedly kicked after telling man with no face mask to get off
PUBLISHED: 19:08 28 September 2020 | UPDATED: 19:08 28 September 2020
Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to after an Ipswich bus driver was allegedly assaulted after challenging someone who wasn’t wearing a face mask.
The incident happened at the station outside the Sailmakers shopping centre on Sunday, July 12.
A man got onto a bus, but the driver asked him to leave as he was not wearing face covering and the vehicle was not in service.
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The driver then got off the bus and contacted a supervisor, who asked the man to leave.
The man then kicked the driver in the knee, though he did not suffer any injuries.
Police have now released CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.
Anyone who may recognise the man is asked to contact Suffolk police, quoting crime reference 37/39254/20.
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