Police in Durham Area are trying to find a person who allegedly dangled some type of pole with a digicam hooked up to it in entrance of passing cyclists on a Whitby path earlier this month, inflicting the cyclists to fall and crash into passersby.
At about 1 p.m. on Sept. 6, police mentioned they have been referred to as to the Whitby Waterfront Path on Thickson Highway South for a report about two injured feminine cyclists.
Witnesses instructed police man was strolling the path and yelling issues at cyclists who handed him.
The suspect then prolonged a telescopic digicam pole “into the trail of bike owner in makes an attempt to have an effect on the lane of journey,” investigators mentioned Thursday.
The pole allegedly struck a bike owner, inflicting her to collide into one other bike owner. Two pedestrians have been additionally struck within the collision.
Each cyclists and a pedestrian suffered minor accidents.
One of many cyclists was taken to a neighborhood hospital as a precaution.
Police performed a floor seek for the suspect however did not find him.
He’s described as a person in his 50s, standing five-feet-ten inches tall, weighing 150 kilos.
He was final seen carrying black shorts, a black and white leaf-patterned buttoned shirt, a black hat turned backwards and black sun shades.
Anybody with details about the suspect is requested to name Const. Hutcheson at 1-888-579-1520, ext. 3810.