South West Wales

Blind man 'victim of firework hate crime' in Ammanford

A blind man has been the victim of a hate crime attack after a firework was thrown at him and his guide dog, police have said.

It was lobbed from a moving car as the victim walked along Penybanc Road, Ammanford, Carmarthenshire, at about 11:30 GMT on Sunday, Dyfed-Powys Police said.

Officers tweeted for witnesses to come forward, calling the attack a hate crime.

Those with information should call 101.