Inquiries continue into alleged assault of female jogger - Lidcombe

Friday, 13 January 2023 04:08:26 AM

Detectives have released CCTV as inquiries continue into the alleged assault of a female jogger at Lidcombe last month.

About 6.50pm on Thursday 29 December 2022, the woman was jogging along Railway Parade when a man grabbed her from behind and assaulted her.

Police were alerted and officers attached to Auburn Police Area Command were notified and commenced an investigation into the incident.

The woman did not suffer any serious injuries.

As inquiries continue, police have released a video of the alleged assault as they believe it can assist with their investigation.

He is described as being of Asian appearance, approximately 20-25 years old, about 170cm tall, of thin build, with black shoulder length hair.

At the time he was wearing a dark coloured t-shirt, dark coloured track pants with white stripe and white shoes.

Anyone who may be able to identify the man or witnessed the incident is urged to contact Police or 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.