Terrifying moment man pulls out gun and points it in a young woman’s face behind an MP’s office in Bradford
- Man appears to threaten woman with pistol outside Karmand Community Centre
- Attacker charges towards her with alleged weapon in hands and ‘grabs phone’
- He then sprints across the car park in West Yorkshire as the woman walks away
This is the terrifying moment a man appears to threaten a young woman with a gun as she stands behind an MP’s office in Bradford.
In the CCTV clip, an unidentified man can be seen loitering between two parked cars before marching towards a woman with what appears to be an automatic pistol in his outstretched hands.
The woman, who had been waiting in a car park at the back of the Karmand Community Centre, appears to realise she is in danger moments after the man emerges.
In the CCTV clip, an unidentified man can be seen standing between two parked cars before marching towards a woman
She quickly backs away as he charges towards her and aims his weapon just inches from her face.
He then appears to grab her mobile phone and shoves her away before sprinting across the car park and out of sight.
The footage of the attacker was uploaded to social media.
The caption read: ‘Share so we can catch this scum ASAP. If anyone recognises him from his clothes please report him. Please also share.’
He points the apparent pistol in the woman’s face before appearing to grab her phone and running away
The woman’s shocking ordeal is said to have happened on Monday evening at the back of Labour MP Imran Hussain’s office at the Karmand Community Centre.
The woman walked away as the man fled. It is not yet clear if the firearm was real or an imitation.
West Yorkshire Police has been contacted for comment.