Police in York investigating a sexual assault in the communal area of some flats are appealing for witnesses.
Officers are asking anyone who was in the Cambridge Street area between 11pm and midnight on Tuesday 12 April to contact them if they saw any people acting suspiciously or loitering in the street around that time, along with any local residents who may have noticed any unknown people in the area and not thought anything of it at the time.
A woman, who was visiting a friend at the time, was sexually assaulted by an unknown man who touched her underneath her clothing while she was on the landing of a block of flats.
Officers are examining CCTV and following other lines of enquiry, and as part of their investigation, they would like to hear from anyone who saw any unusual or suspicious activity in the area to get in touch.
Anyone with information that could assist the investigation is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for PC 925 Elogab. You can also email [email protected]
If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12220062069