Appeal for witnesses to suspected road rage incident
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Officers are appealing for witnesses to a suspected road rage incident which took place near Stoke Orchard earlier this week.
Police were called on Tuesday (11 May) with a report that a woman who was driving a blue Ford Fiesta on Stoke Road had been the victim of a road rage assault.
She reported that she was driving in the area at 9am that morning when she was waiting at traffic lights by the Odessa Inn.
A man driving a beige/grey coloured car approached the victim and repeatedly punched her in the face before grabbing her by the throat.
The man was described as being white and in his early 30s, he also had a female passenger in the car.
Investigating officers are appealing for witnesses that can provide more details of the vehicle or man involved.
Anyone who was in the area at the time or has dash cam footage of the incident taking place is asked to submit information by completing the following online form and quoting incident 91 of 11 May: https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/
Information can also be submitted by calling 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.