28th January 2021

Appeal after woman threatened and her car keys binned in Taunton car park

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing witnesses following an incident in Taunton.

The incident took place on Sunday (5 June) at about 11:20 when a woman, trying to park her vehicle in the car park in Crescent Way, was threatened by another driver, a man who was driving the wrong way around the car park.

He threatened the woman and then took the car keys from the woman’s car and walked off.

He returned after about 10 minutes and waved the keys at the victim before dropping them in a bin.

Avon and Somerset Police said:

“We believe a number of people who were in the car park at the time of the incident.”


Anyone who is able to help is asked to contact police at Taunton on 101, quoting reference 5216122164.