Police hunt hit and run attacker in Notts


Police are hunting a hit and run driver who drove into a pedestrian and then punched him in Ashfield.

The alleged hit and run attack took place in the car park of the Co-op superstore on Stanton Hill in Sutton at around 4.15pm on Tuesday, January 19.

The suspect was driving a small red vehicle through the car park towards the High Street exit when it collided with the victim.

The driver then confronted the victim and assaulted him further by punching him, according to the police.

The victim suffered with arm injuries and had to go to hospital.

Officers are keen for witnesses and to identify the car that the suspect was driving.

If you saw the incident or have any information that may help, call Nottinghamshire Police on 101 quoting incident 472 of 19 January.