Man who allegedly racially abused passenger on bus in Brighton identified by police

Police have identified a man who was sought in connection with a racially aggravated public order offence on a bus in Brighton.

The man allegedly used a number of racially aggravated expletives towards a passenger who had been speaking with the bus driver about a separate matter on a number one Brighton and Hove bus heading west along Western Roadat 7.20pm on Monday, May 31.

A public appeal for the man’s identity was issued by Sussex Police on Monday (July 26).

The force confirmed today the man has been in contact with the police and enquiries are continuing.

Sussex Police confirmed the man has been identified