Witness appeal after woman is racially harassed at retail park in Basildon

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was subjected to racial harassment.

Officers were called just before 1.10pm on Friday August 7 to reports of harassment at Mayflower Retail Park, Basildon.

It was reported a woman in her 30s was subjected to racial harassment when leaving a store by two women.

The first was described as in her 50s, with blonde hair tied back and glasses.

The second was described in her late teens early 20s, black hair pulled back and slim.

Both women left in a grey Citroen.

It is believed a man and a woman both witnessed the event and spoke to the victim after encouraging her to report the incident and they are being asked to contact police on 101.

Anyone else who saw what happened is asked to call or contact police online quoting crime reference 42/122296/20


Mick Ferris

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