The driver of a black vehicle assaulted a man who was pushing his bike across the road

Leicestershire Police are searching for a man (pictured) who allegedly assaulted a cyclist as he pushed his bike across the road.

The assault took place in Leicester on Wednesday 7 October at around midday, on Groby Road at the junction with Blackbird Road .

The victim was pushing his bike across Groby Road beside the medical centre when he was involved in a verbal altercation with the driver of a black vehicle. During the altercation the driver assaulted the victim.

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The man with the bicycle wasn’t injured but was left “quite shocked” by the incident, according to police.

Leicestershire Police ask anyone who recognises the man in the image (hi-res image here), has information about the incident or suspicions about who the man is, to contact PC 2094 James Highton on 101.