Taxi office bite yob arrested

A man has been arrested after a woman was bitten in Wigan.

Wednesday, 18th January 2017, 10:45 am
Updated Wednesday, 18th January 2017, 11:46 am
The incident caught on CCTV

At about 7.10pm on Tuesday 29 November 2016, the 21-year-old woman was inside Bluestar Taxis on Wallgate, when a man approached her, grabbed her, and bit her ear before fleeing.

The woman suffered minor injuries.

Following a CCTV appeal by police, a 24-year-old man presented himself at Wigan Police Station and was arrested on suspicion of assault.

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He has been bailed until 16 February 2017.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 quoting incident number 2284 of 29/11/16, or the independent charity, Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.