Updated appeal to identify man after sexual touching incident - Sydney City

Sunday, 05 March 2023 06:11:32 PM

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

Police have been told a 17-year-old girl was sexually touched by a man about 5.30am on Monday 27 February 2023, in St Andrews Square, near Sydney Town Hall.

The woman then walked to Day Street Police Station, where she reported the matter to police.

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 Pacific Islander appearance, aged 25 to 30, of muscular build, olive complexion, with brown hair and a brown beard. He described as having tattoos on his right forearm.

He is shown wearing three-quarter light-coloured pants, a navy blue/black T-shirt, a black baseball cap and tan sandals. He was carrying a blue-coloured back-pack.

Anyone who may have information is urged to contact Sydney City 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.