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Police appeal after woman indecently assaulted - Albury

Sunday, 25 June 2017 12:12:51 AM

Police are appealing for public assistance after a woman was indecently assaulted in Albury yesterday.

Police were told about 4.30pm (Saturday 24 June 2017), a man approached a 20-year-old woman who was walking alone on a track between Kiewa and Jones Streets.

The man stopped in front of the woman and refused to let her pass before indecently assaulting her.

The woman was able to break free and left the scene before contacting police.

Officers from Albury Local Area Command commenced investigations into the incident.

Investigators would like to speak with a man who may be able to assist with inquiries.

He is described as being about 50 to 70 years old, of Caucasian appearance, about 175-180cm tall with a skinny build. He was clean shaven, had grey hair and squinty eyes.

The man was last seen wearing a black beanie, navy blue jacket and long dark-coloured pants.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Albury police or Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our social media pages.