CCTV released after offence at Raith Rovers - Dundee Utd game

Published 07 September 2017

Police in Fife have issued a CCTV image of a man they wish to trace as part of an investigation into an offence at a football match.

The incident happened during the Raith Rovers vs Dundee United game at Starks Park, Kirkcaldy, on Saturday 18th March 2017.

CCTV appeal coin throw Raith Rovers v Dundee UtdDuring this game a coin was thrown from the away end and struck a player who, thankfully, avoided injury.

Inquiries have been continuing to trace whoever was responsible and the man pictured is of interest to this investigation.

He is described as white, in his early to mid-twenties, of heavy build, with dark hair styled to the side, dark stubble and was wearing all dark clothing.

Anyone who recognises this man, or who witnesses the incident, is asked to come forward.Constable Jez Graves from the Kirkcaldy Community Investigation Unit said: "Reckless behaviour like this could have resulted in serious injury and such behaviour cannot be tolerated.

"Anyone who recognises the man pictured in the CCTV image, or who has any other information relevant to our ongoing inquiries, is asked to get in touch immediately.

"Those with information can contact the CIU at Kirkcaldy via 101, quoting incident number 2251 of 2nd of September 2017.

Alternatively, an anonymous report can be made to the charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111.

Contact Details

Call 101 for non-emergencies and general enquiries, in an emergency call 999. If you have information about a crime you can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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