Police in Poole are appealing for witnesses and anyone
with information to come forward after an alleged assault on a
stretch of the A35 known as the Upton Bypass – with one man
The incident, in which a 22-year-old local woman was reportedly
assaulted by a man along the A35 bypass near Upton, took place at
approximately 9.15am on Friday 3 June 2011.
Police Constable Amy Burbidge, of Poole police, said: “I
understand the woman was driving to work when she was forced to
pull onto a grass verge by the driver of a white car and was
The woman sustained bruising and bleeding to her face.
A 25-year-old man from Poole was arrested and has since been
released on police bail pending further enquiries.
continued: “I am appealing for anyone with information in relation
to this incident to contact me urgently.”
Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset
Police in confidence on 01202 22 22 22 quoting incident number
3:131. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers
line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may