Avon and Somerset Police have launched an appeal for witnesses following a sexual assault on a young woman in Bath on Friday 19th December.
A 24-year-old woman was walking back from James Street to Upper Bristol Road between 9.45pm and 10.15pm when she was approached by a man.
The suspect then sexually assaulted the victim and attempted to kiss her.
The victim pushed the man away and he ran off.
The suspect is described as a white man, in his 40’s, of slim build with a small amount of grey hair on his chin.
He was approximately 5ft 6ins tall and was wearing a black hooded top which was pulled up over his face, black training bottoms and he spoke with a local accent.
Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Stuart Brooks on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously.