Appeal for witnesses to Hatfield Road taxi altercation

A DISPUTE between a taxi driver and a group of people is being investigated by police. The incident broke-out near the Three Horseshoes Pub in Hatfield Road, Smallford at around 8.30pm on Tuesday (June 16). Police are trying to establish what happened and

A DISPUTE between a taxi driver and a group of people is being investigated by police.

The incident broke-out near the Three Horseshoes Pub in Hatfield Road, Smallford at around 8.30pm on Tuesday (June 16).

Police are trying to establish what happened and are appealing for witnesses.

PC Rob Wood said: "We know there was an altercation between the driver - a 38-year-old Asian man - and a group of people and we would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed it."

PC Wood is hoping that customers of the pub and the nearby petrol station, both of which are opposite Notcutts garden centre, may have witnessed the incident.

He urged anyone with information to come forward and contact 0845 33 00 222 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.