Appeal after sexual touching - Brookvale

Thursday, 17 November 2022 01:55:57 PM

Police have released a CCTV image and are appealing for public assistance after a sexual touching incident in Sydney’s north earlier this year.

Just after 5pm on Friday 17 June 2022, a 25-year-old woman boarded a bus from Warringah Mall at Brookvale.

As she climbed the stairs to the upper deck, a man has inappropriately touched her from behind before immediately exiting the bus.

The woman got off at Wynyard Railway Station and reported the incident to transport staff before notifying police.

Officers attached to Police Transport Command North/Central attended and commenced an investigation.

As inquiries continue, police have released an image of a man who may be able to assist with their investigation.

The man depicted is described as being of Asian appearance, middle-aged and of medium build.

He is shown wearing a dark coloured jacket, denim jeans, black shoes and a navy-blue ‘G’day’ cap.

Anyone who may have information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.