We are appealing for witnesses following an assault in Laleham yesterday (7 August).
At around 3pm the victim entered the River Thames from Thames Side in Laleham Park, near to the campsite. The victim stroked a horse that was in the river and when she got out of the water she was verbally abused by a man. He then struck her with a horsewhip several times across her back, arm and leg.
The suspect is described as a White male who was wearing a black top and possibly grey shorts.
If you witnessed this assault, please contact us quoting PR/45220084366 via: • Webchat on the right hand side of the page • Our online reporting tool https://www.surrey.police.uk/ro/report/ocr/af/how-to-report-a-crime/ • Calling us on 101 If you do not wish to leave your name, please call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.