Police issue CCTV image as Bath sex assault probe continues

OFFICERS investigating an alleged sexual assault in Bath are keen to trace this person.

The incident happened at a shop in Stall Street at around 7.45pm on Wednesday, June 5.

Avon & Somerset Police have released a CCTV image of a person they would like to speak to in connection with the incident, who is described as in his twenties or thirties, about 5ft 7ins tall and white, with dark brown hair, a moustache and a goatee beard.

“An unknown man touched the woman over her clothing,” a spokesperson said. “Officers are actively following all lines of enquiry.

“We’d ask the man in the picture, or anyone who recognises him or has other information which could help, to contact us.”

Anyone who recognises the man, or has other information, should contact police on 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5224144953, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.