AN APPEAL has been launched to find a man wanted in connection with a verbal assault on a Newport bus.

The incident took place at approximately 6:30pm on Tuesday 31st January 2017.

The bus was the number 16 and was travelling to the Bettws area.

The man is described as being white, around 50 years of age and of large build with is bald.

He was wearing dark blue denim jeans, white trainers, a blue check shirt and a dark coloured backpack.

If you have any information relating to this incident please call 101 quoting log number: 406 31/01/17.