Appeal for video footage following football match incident
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Issued on 10/4/19 at 4:00 p.m.
Incident number: 19000171956
Officers are appealing for any images or video footage following an allegation of racist language being used at a football match in Whetstone.
The incident happened at a match being played between Wymeswold FC Reserves and Cosby United Development on the evening of Wednesday 3 April at Holmes Park in Dog and Gun Lane.
It was reported that racist language was directed towards one of the players on different occasions during the match.
No-one was injured in the incident.
Police Constable Nabeel Ayub said: “The victim of this offence has been profoundly affected by the incident and I am appealing to anyone with any information to make contact.
“Were you at the match? Did you witness any behaviour as described above? Do you have any photos or video footage of the incident?
“If you have any information which you think could help us in this investigation then please get in touch.”
Anyone with any information should contact PC Ayub on 101, ext 3300846, quoting incident 19000171956.
Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
If you have information in response to this appeal please contact us on 101. You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111. Your personal details won't be taken, information isn't traced or recorded and you will not be required to go to court.