A member of the public received a death threat in broad daylight from a person who was walking their dog.

At around 8.30am on Saturday, December 2, the person in question made threats to kill whilst walking their pet in Tattenhoe Valley Park near Bletchley.

Nobody was injured and the offender left the scene.

He has been described as a white man, aged between 45 and 55-years-old, short in height with a stocky build.

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He had a beard or rough stubble and was balding and wearing a black coat, whilst the dog he had with has been described as a lurcher.

Investigating officer PC Elliot Purves, based at Milton Keynes police station, said: “I am appealing for witnesses to this incident, in which a man was threatened in a public place.

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“He was not injured and the offender left, but I would urge anybody who witnessed this or may have any information that may assist this investigation to please get in touch with Thames Valley Police.

“You can do so by making a report online or by calling 101, quoting reference number 43230541347.

“Alternatively, you can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”