Hampshire Incidents

Bringing you breaking news from across Hampshire and the Isle of Wight

Police appeal for witnesses after woman thrown from moving vehicle in Portsmouth

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted in Portsmouth yesterday afternoon (Sunday 3 July)


It was reported to police that between 3.45pm and 4pm, a woman was pushed from a moving vehicle on Anglesea Road, close to the university buildings.


The woman, who is in her 40s, was taken to hospital with injuries to her arm. She has since been discharged.


Officers attended and arrested a 42-year-old man from East Sussex on suspicion of wounding/inflicting grievous bodily harm.


He has been released from custody on conditional police bail whilst enquiries continue.


As part of the investigation into this incident, officers would like to hear from anyone who saw what happened.


Perhaps you were travelling through the area at the time and have dash cam footage that may assist with enquiries?


Anyone with information is asked to call 101 quoting 44220265116. Alternatively, go online and submit information via the following form: https://www.hampshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/