A cyclist who was out for a ride was pushed off his bike.

The incident occurred at around 7.30pm on Friday, March 29, when the victim was riding a bicycle on the Ashfields bridge over the A41.

The attacker then picked up the bike but dropped it and ran off towards Courtlands Drive empty-handed.

The man was described as white, around 50-60 years old with grey hair and was wearing a dark blue fleece.

Police Constable Jonathan Lister from the Watford Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “This was an unprovoked attack which left the victim shaken but thankfully not badly injured."

Anyone who witnessed this incident should email jonathan.lister@herts.pnn.police.uk or call the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/28954/19.