Man wanted over teen bus assault in Romford

This man is wanted by police

This man is wanted by police - Credit: Archant

Police are hunting this man after a teenager was punched while boarding a bus.

At about 2.50pm on April 29, the 16-year-old victim was getting on the 103 bus in Oldchurch Road, Romford.

A man got out of a silver BMW, along with a woman and a dog and as the bus pulled up he punched the victim as he got on the bus.

The man and the woman then made off in the vehicle towards Dagenham.

The suspect is described as white with light coloured hair, aged 25-30 and he was wearing a light coloured hooded jumper.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Kevin Sheppard leading the investigation on 07825 386484 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting ref: 179880.