OFFICERS are investigating a report of a drunken man abusing other passengers on a bus travelling from Middlesbrough to Redcar.

It happened on the number 63, Arriva bus on Wednesday August 11.

Cleveland Police are dealing with one report that the drunken passenger behaved abusively.

The member of the public reporting abuse expressed concern for a young female passenger, who they believe may also have been a victim.

Officers would like to trace this woman to check on her welfare and to offer their assistance.

The woman got off the bus in the Eston area.

Any witnesses to these incidents between around 7.30pm and 8.30pm on Wednesday on the 63 bus are asked to call 101, reference 134613.