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CCTV appeal to trace man after security guard threatened

20 Apr 2017 16:30 PM

Northumbria Uni threats made [View Full Size]

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to threats were made to a security guard in Newcastle.

Between 9.30am and 10am on Friday, March 17, a man was spotted acting suspiciously at Northumbria University's city campus on Northumberland Road.

He was approached by a security guard from the university but then proceeded to threaten him.

The security guard contacted police but the offender had already left the scene by the time they arrived.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing but now police have released an image of a man they want to speak to about the incident.

He was in the area at the time and may be able to help officers with their investigation.

The man, or anyone who knows him, should contact police on 406 quoting log 17/03/17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.