Appeal following sexual touching incident - Chatswood

Sunday, 19 February 2023 12:27:07 AM

Police have released CCTV images and are appealing for public assistance after a sexual touching incident in Chatswood.

Police have been told about 3.30pm (Saturday 18 February 2023), a 20-year-old woman was sexually touched by a man while she walked along Albert Street, Chatswood.

The woman walked towards the Chatswood Interchange where the man allegedly continued to follow her, sexually touching her a second time.

The woman went into the female toilets and called a friend who contacted police.

Officers attached to North Shore Police Area Command were notified and attended and commenced an investigation into the circumstance surrounding the incident.

As inquiries continue, police have released images of a man who may be able to assist with the investigation.

The man depicted is described as being of Caucasian appearance, aged 25 to 30, of slim build, with light brown hair and a light beard.

He is shown wearing light blue shorts with banana motifs, a khaki-coloured t-shirt, a brown baseball cap and thongs.

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.