Appeal after woman assaulted in Gloucester

 

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted whilst walking along Metz Way in Gloucester. 

At approximately 4am on Sunday 24 September the 26-year-old victim was grabbed from behind by a man and punched in the face.

The unknown offender is described as white, approximately 6ft 2ins tall, a slim build and was wearing a dark grey zip up hooded top, dark tracksuit bottoms or baggy jeans and trainers. He ran off towards Asda along the pathway that comes out on to Metz Way.

Officers are investigating as to whether the attack was sexually motivated.

Any witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 101 or email 101@gloucestershire.police.uk and quote incident 197 of 24/9.