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Appeal after woman sexually assaulted in Preston

Posted on - 13th February, 2015 - 5:53pm | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Fulwood, Lancashire Police, Sharoe Green

Police are appealing for information after a 20 year old woman was sexually assaulted while she was out jogging in Preston.

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At around 11.30am on Friday the woman was jogging on Sharoe Green Lane when a man ran behind her and grabbed her bottom. When the woman turned around, he sprinted off in the opposite direction.

He is described as being of a stocky build and was wearing a navy hooded top, navy workman’s trousers and gloves.

PC Thomas Draper of Preston Police said: “I would urge anyone who was in the vicinity of Sharoe Green Lane at the time of this incident and may have witnessed what happened to contact us.”

Anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting log number LC-20150213-0465.

Alternatively, they can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at Crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.

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