Racist attack: Pregnant woman loses unborn baby after being kicked in the stomach

, 12:37 PM IST

London: An attacker racially abused a 34-year-old woman in a Co-op supermarket followed which the he followed her to her car and kicked her in her stomach, thereby knocking her to the floor.

The victim lost her unborn child as a result of the assault, which happened on 6 August. She was taken to Milton Keynes general hospital for treatment and has since been discharged.

The offender also assaulted a 40–year-old man by hitting him over the head with a bag of ice and a bottle. He sustained injuries to his head and needed hospital treatment but has since been discharged.


Police have released CCTV images of a man they wish to speak to after a pregnant woman lost her baby in a racist and violent attack in Milton Keynes.

The incident, took place at about 9.40pm on Water Eaton Road, in the Bletchley area of Milton Keynes.

PC Richard Armitage, said: “This racially aggravated assault had absolutely devastating consequences for the victim, who lost her baby as a result of the attack. Our thoughts are with her and her family at this incredibly difficult and sad time.

“A thorough investigation is under way and we would like to speak to the man pictured as he may have information which could help with the investigation.”

Police are asking anyone with information to call 101.