Appeal for witnesses after assault of cyclist in Maidenhead

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Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses after a cyclist experienced a ‘frightening’ assault in Maidenhead.

The victim is a 55-year-old man who was cycling along the A308 towards Windsor, on Wednesday, June 24 at about 10.50pm.

Around the junction with St Lukes Road a car drove alongside the victim and the passenger threw a cold liquid onto his back.

The car, believed to be a grey BMW 118l, continued to drive alongside the victim until accelerating off after a couple of minutes.

The liquid thrown is not believed to be harmful and the victim did not sustain any injuries as a result.

Investigating officer PC Alexander Massey based at Maidenhead police station, said: “This was a frightening experience for the victim and I am appealing to anyone who has any information about this incident to come forward.

“You can contact us using our online reporting form, quoting reference number 43200190429. If you can’t report online, you can call the non-emergency number 101.

“Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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