Appeal for witnesses after public order incident in Portsmouth
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We are appealing for witnesses, or anyone with information, following a public order incident inside a hotel in Portsmouth.
It comes after a man is alleged to have become verbally abusive and obstructive when asked to move on from a stairwell inside Premier Inn on Isambard Brunel Road at around 8.30pm yesterday evening (19 November).
It is reported that he made several threats towards staff before continuing to be loud and abusive towards hotel guests – including a child.
We would like to hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident and implore them get in touch with us by calling 101, quoting crime reference 44220470726.
A 44-year-old man from Portsmouth was arrested on suspicion of using threatening / abusive behaviour to cause harassment, alarm or distress.