Officers investigating a public order incident in Weymouth are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
At around 3.25am on Sunday 27 March 2022 an altercation occurred between a man and a woman in Great George Street.
It is reported that the man was verbally abusive to the woman, threw her belongings from a car, and made threats to kill her. The woman ran away to seek help. A mobile phone was damaged in the incident and a handbag and rucksack were stolen.
The man and woman are known to each other.
Police Constable Kam Mander, of Dorset Police, said:
“This offence occurred in the early hours of the morning when the clocks had moved forward, and I know there were a number of people in Great George Street at the time who may have witnessed all or part of the incident. I would ask these people to please contact Dorset Police so we can take an account of what they witnessed.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk/do-it-online, via email [email protected] or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55220048043. Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at Crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.