Unknown substance sprayed on pedestrian

Date: Monday 27th November 2017

A MEMBER of public suffered minor irritation to the skin after an unknown substance was sprayed in their face last night in Penrith.

Police say the incident occurred at Brunswick Road in the town at 10-10pm when the unknown offender was travelling in a vehicle along the road towards Booths.

Police are treating the incident as assault and urge anyone who has information that could identify the vehicle or the person who sprayed the fluid to call the 101 number.