Cyclist punched in face when she refused to give girl cigarette in Wisbech

A WOMAN was cycling home in Wisbech when she was punched in the face in an unprovoked attack after she refused to give her attacker a cigarette.

The 32-year-old was riding along Prins Avenue around 8pm on Saturday, October 1, when a girl, wearing a white zip-up short-sleeved jumper and blue jeans, stopped her.

The attacked is described as white, five foot tall, heavily built with short black hair and earrings.

PC Anita Radley said: “This was an unprovoked attack which left the victim very shaken.

“I would appeal to anyone who saw the assault or has any information to call police.”

CONTACT: Anyone with any information should call PC Radley on 0345 456 456 4 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.