Appeal for information after sexual touching incidents on young women - Coogee

Friday, 01 October 2021 02:23:42 PM

Police are appealing for information after reports of sexual touching incidents on at least two young women in Sydney’s east.

Yesterday (Thursday 30 September 2021), officers from Eastern Beaches Police Area Command received a report a 15-year-old girl was inappropriately touched by a man at a grocer on Coogee Bay Road, Coogee, about 4pm that day.

Police believe the man frequents the grocer and has reportedly touched other young women previously.

Detectives have commenced an investigation and released an image of a man who may be able to assist with inquiries.

The man depicted is believed to be aged in his 20s, of African appearance, about 182cm tall, with short dark hair and bleach blonde tips.

Anyone who may have seen the man or have any information that may assist investigators are 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 crime via NSW Police social media pages.