Man smashes bus windscreen on major Sheffield road

Police are looking for a man who smashed the windscreen of a Sheffield bus this afternoon.

Friday, 19th July 2019, 2:21 pm
Updated Friday, 19th July 2019, 3:21 pm

A photo from the scene shows the shattered windscreen of number 52 bus in Attercliffe.

An eyewitness told The Star an alarm on the bus played the message ‘driver under attack – please call 999’.

In a statement South Yorkshire Police said: “Shortly after 1pm this afternoon (19 July), officers were called to Attercliffe Road following reports that a man had caused criminal damage to a bus.

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The bus was attacked on Attercliffe Road. (Photo by Kelly Robinson)

“Nobody was injured during the incident and enquiries are now ongoing to identify and trace the man involved.”