Woman punched and kicked in racist assault in Portsmouth

A WOMAN was kicked and punched while on the ground in a racist attack in Portsmouth.

Monday, 14th March 2016, 4:56 pm
Updated Monday, 14th March 2016, 5:29 pm
Police are keen for information on the attack

The 41-year-old victim had just got out of a blue Toyota Yaris in Kettering Terrace, near the M275, when she was pushed from behind and fell.

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While on the ground she was kicked and punched in her back and shoulder and was subjected to threatening racist abuse. She sustained a sprained shoulder.

After the assault, the man ran off in the opposite direction of the M275.

Anyone with information of the attack on March 12, between 8.45pm and 9.45pm, should call 101 quoting 44160102261.