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Woman assaulted by moped thugs while cycling in Brentford on Halloween

The suspects drove up behind the woman and assaulted her

Hounslow Police has launched an appeal for witnesses after a cyclist was assaulted in Brentford .

According to police, at around 5pm on Tuesday, October 31, a female was cycling along Boston Manor Road when a moped drove up behind her.

A spokesman for Hounslow Police said: "Two suspects on a moped drove up behind her and she was assaulted."

The force would like to speak to anyone who may have seen the incident.

Posting to Twitter on Thursday evening (November 8), Hounslow Police launched an appeal.

They wrote: "On 31st Oct 5pm a female was assaulted whilst cycling on Boston Manor Rd Brentford.

The incident happened on October 31(Image: Google Street View)

"2 suspects on mopeds.

"See anything? Call 0208 247 6160".

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