Mother racially abused in Seaford

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A woman whose dog chased a child in a Seaford park racially abused the mother who asked her to control the animal.

The 38-year-old victim was with her nine-year-old son at Salts Recreation Ground in Richmond Road when her child was chased by a small dog that was barking at him.

Police said when she asked the owner of the dog to control the animal, the offender shouted racist abuse at her.

The incident happened at about 7.45pm on Tuesday August 6.

The woman was white, aged 50 to 60 and of medium build.

She had bobbed, brown, highlighted hair and blue eyes and was wearing a white T-shirt with a Mickey Mouse print on it and a black skirt.

She had with her a small beige or cream fluffy dog.

Anyone with information should call 101 quoting serial 1530 of 6 August or the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.