Friday, 1 July 2016


The victim, a 36-year-old woman, was attacked by a man near a pub in Leeds city centre in the early morning.
07:35, UK,Friday 01 July 2016

CCTV Appeal After Serious Sexual Assault
Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to identify in connection with a serious sexual assault on a woman in Leeds.
Shortly before 6am on Thursday, police received a report of a woman being attacked by a man near to The Palace pub, in the Kirkgate area of the city.
Officers found the 36-year-old victim and she is now being looked after by specialist officers. 
The incident is being investigated as a serious sexual assault and inquiries are ongoing.
The suspect is described as a black male, late 40s, short hair, wearing a blue shirt and black trousers and carrying two bags.
Detective Inspector Charlotte Hails, of Leeds CID, said: "The CCTV image is quite recognisable and we would like to hear from anyone who thinks they know who this man is to assist us with our enquiries.
"Anyone who witnessed the incident or who has any information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact Leeds District CID via 101 quoting log number 204 of June 30 or call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."