Police launch manhunt for white van driver who threw eggs at babies in Worcester

A manhunt has been launched to determine the driver of a white van who reportedly threw eggs at babies in prams.

Both incidents occurred in Worcester. West Mercia Police stated one occurred close to a retail park in the Tallow Hill space of the town. A suspect is alleged to have thrown eggs at a mom crossing the highway with her child.

The nine-month-old obtained a reddened face however was in any other case unhurt, the drive stated. The mom, in her 30s, was unhurt however left shaken.

It got here shortly after one other sufferer reported being hit by an egg in close by Midland Road.

A person in his 30s “suffered minor injuries to his stomach” however his 15-month-old daughter was unhurt.

The incidents occurred at about 11.30am on September 2. West Mercia Police right now launched {a photograph} of a van linked with them.

Sgt Paul Smith, from West Mercia Police, stated: “We are persevering with to enchantment for witnesses and would notably wish to determine the proprietor of the white van pictured as we consider they might have important data that might assist with our enquiries.

“We won’t tolerate mindless behaviour akin to this and can proceed to patrol the realm to make sure incidents of this nature don’t occur once more.

Anyone who recognises the van is requested to name 101, quoting incident quantity 289s of September 2, 2019. Alternatively, name Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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