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CCTV image released as police investigate intimidation offence - Tuggerah

Monday, 22 March 2021 01:59:37 PM

Tuggerah Lakes police have released an image of a man they wish to speak to in relation to an intimidation offence on the Central Coast.

About 12.30pm on Sunday 21 February 2021, a 60-year-old man, a 38-year-old woman and two children – aged eight and three – were eating inside a fast food restaurant on Anzac Road, Tuggerah, when they were approached by an unknown man.

Police have been told the man started to verbally abuse the family and intimidate the children in an unprovoked incident.

The 60-year-old man attempted to diffuse the situation whilst the man continued to threaten and abuse the family.

After the man left, police were notified and commenced inquiries into the circumstances surrounding the incident.

As investigations continue, Tuggerah Lakes police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe may be able to assist with their inquiries.

He’s described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged in his 30s, wearing a white hat, white shirt, green shorts and a blue shoulder bag.

Anyone who may have witnessed the incident or who may be able to assist police with their inquiries is urged to contact Wyong Police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report crime via NSW Police social media pages.