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Police investigating after a spate of random attacks in Chiswick

35 year old Vitalij Kovaliov, a registered sex offender and escapee from a mental health unit in Hammersmith- was initially sought on these charges but since cleared

Police in Hounslow have released CCTV footage of a man they wish to speak to following spate of random attacks in Chiswick.

The first incident happened at around midday on Tuesday 28 June, at British Grove when a 25-year-old woman was approached by a man who spray-painted her hair red before making off.

Here is a description of each attack.
At 12:39hrs officers were informed that a man had wandered into the middle of the street at Cranbrook Road, Chiswick and exposed himself.

At 13:00hrs there was a report made to police that a man had punched a 19-year-old man in the face in Cranbrook Road, Chiswick and made off.

At 13:30hrs officers were alerted to an incident at Chiswick High Road where a 32-year-old man had been punched in the back by a male suspect who then made off.

At 14:00hrs officers were informed of a racially aggravated assault at Essex Place, W4. A 27-year-old black woman stated she had been racially abused by a white man who then threw a plastic bottle in her face before making off.

At 14:30hrs officers were informed that a suspect had sprayed graffiti on a van in Chiswick High Road.

The following day, Wednesday, 29 June, an incident occurred at Brentford Fountain Leisure Centre at 19:40hrs. The victim was walking out of the leisure centre when a man approached him and knocked a box of fruit he was carrying out of his hand. The suspect then picked the fruit up and threw it at the victim before making off.

The offences are all being linked by locality, nature of the incident and description of the individual involved.
posted by Radio Jackie News Team @ 8:20 pm  

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