Puppeteer attacked in Preston city centre

Posted on - 1st June, 2015 - 12:00pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston City Centre, Preston News



Police in Preston have released an image of a man wanted in connection with an assault on a puppeteer in the city centre.

A show was being performed on Monday 13 April in Orchard Street when the man pictured is said to have approached the stage.

He grabbed a puppet and pulled so hard the 49-year-old puppeteer was dragged from behind the stage curtain and to the ground.

Anyone with information is asked to call Preston Police on 01772 209637.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Your name will not be taken and you do not need to go to court.

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