Man punched, bitten, and had his phone stolen in Melbourne road rage incident

The Age, News, 03/012018, photo bt Justin McManus. Ibrahim Kayani who was the victim of a violent road rage incident. Ibrahim points the wound where the man bit him.
The Age, News, 03/012018, photo bt Justin McManus. Ibrahim Kayani who was the victim of a violent road rage incident. Ibrahim points the wound where the man bit him.

A man has been punched, bitten and thrown against vehicles before his phone was stolen in a broad-daylight road-rage incident in Melbourne.

The 25-year-old Sunshine West man was driving his silver Honda Jazz on Maribyrnong Road in Maribyrnong about 3.30pm on December 30 when he was rear-ended by a blue Audi hatch.

He was approached by the driver of the Audi and after a conversation, was allegedly assaulted by the man. The Audi driver punched, bit and threw him against nearby vehicles before stealing the victim's phone and fleeing from the scene.

The Age, News, 03/012018, photo bt Justin McManus. Ibrahim Kayani who was the victim of a violent road rage incident.

The Age, News, 03/012018, photo bt Justin McManus. Ibrahim Kayani who was the victim of a violent road rage incident.

The alleged offender, who was photographed during the attack at the Walter Street intersection, is described as bald with a sleeve tattoo on his left arm and tattoos on his lower back.

At the time of the incident he was wearing a gold chain, Rabbitohs NRL black shorts and a blue Deus T-shirt.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

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