Woman sexually assaulted in Rugby

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted in Rugby on Wednesday.

The victim, a woman in her fifties, was walking down Bridge Street at around 1pm when an unknown man touched her inappropriately. The assault occurred near to the Engine pub.

The offender is described at a black man aged between 20 and 25. He is described as being of a slim build and approximately 5ft 7ins tall. He was wearing a grey baseball cap and grey coat.

Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed the assault. Anyone with any information should call police on the non-emergency 101 number quoting incident reference number 169 of Wednesday 7th October.

Alternatively, information can be given anonymously via Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or by visiting their Crimestoppers UK