Cyclist Head-Butts Pedestrian After Running Red Light in London

Police in London were seeking help on September 10 to identify a cyclist who ran a red light before dismounting and head-butting a pedestrian he had nearly collided with.

According to the City of London Police, the incident occurred on Farringdon Street at around 1.45 pm on August 22.

The police described the event as “a moment of unexplained rage.”

The victim, a 57-year-old man, “was left needing stitches in a wound above his eye, and suffered ligament damage to his arm where he fell,” police said

Police said the cyclist’s actions were “needlessly violent.” He was described as a white man in his 40s, "around 5 ft 10, of medium build, with short greying hair.” Credit: City of London Police via Storyful