'Homophobic incident' reported at country park, Northamptonshire Police says

A man - who was with his family - made homophobic comments to a passer-by after the victim's dog approached him.

Friday, 28th April 2017, 10:55 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 8:18 pm
Upton Country Park. Credit: Google Maps

The incident happened at about 6.15pm on Saturday, April 22, at Upton Country Park when the owner ran over to retrieve his dog.

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At that point the man is alleged to have made the derogatory comments, a police spokeswoman said.

The offender was described as black, around 5ft 8 inches tall and of muscular build. He was bald and was wearing a black t-shirt and grey tracksuit bottoms.

Anyone with information can contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.