Police call for witnesses to alleged racial abuse on Leamington bus - The Leamington Observer

Police call for witnesses to alleged racial abuse on Leamington bus

Leamington Editorial 4th Mar, 2024   0

POLICE are investigating a report that a woman was racially abused by a man on a bus in Leamington.

The man got on the number 1 bus outside Tesco on the Parade at around 11pm on Wednesday February 28.

Officers are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the altercation.

A 73-year-old man from Warwick has been arrested on suspicion of committing a racially aggravated public order offence. He has since been bailed until April while enquiries continue.




Anyone with information should contact Warwickshire Police by going to www.warwickshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/ or call 101 quoting incident 365 of 28 February 2024.

Alternatively information can be provided anonymously via independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


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