Detectives in Bradford are releasing a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a sexual assault.
The incident took place in the early hours of Monday morning (14th May) at the University of Bradford complex.
A 21-year-old female student was grabbed by the suspect as she was making her way home and attempted to push him away.
The male suspect continued to grab hold of the victim’s wrists and sexually assaulted the female.
The victim manages to get away from the suspect after punching him in the chest. The suspect fled the scene.
The suspect is described as an Asian male, in his 20s, 5ft 6” with a short trimmed beard. His clothing was distinctive (as pictured) a black t-shirt with the words ‘Toyko, NYC and Paris’ emblazoned on his chest. He was also wearing a hooded top.
Detective Inspector Damian Simpson, of Bradford District Safeguarding Unit, said:
“The victim was left shaken and extremely distressed as a result of this incident.
“I am releasing this CCTV image today and I hope that members of the public will recognise the male pictured as we continue to investigate.”
Anyone with any information about this incident, or recognise the male pictured is asked to contact the police as soon as possible on 101 quoting crime reference number 13180230190, or by using the Contact Us options at www.westyorkshire.police.uk
Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.