West Yorkshire Police

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Indecent assault, Manor Street, Dewsbury

Monday, 14 July, 2014

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was indecently assaulted on Manor Street in Dewsbury town centre.
The incident happened on Tuesday 24 June between 12 noon and 1pm.
A woman was standing on her own when she was approached by a man who initially asked her for a cigarette and then indecently assaulted her. As he walked away he then made comments of a sexual nature towards her.
A man officers want to speak to in connection with the incident is described as Asian, about 20 years old, 5'8" tall, of slim build with short black hair and clean shaven. He was wearing grey coloured baggy tracksuit jogging bottoms and a baby blue coloured hooded top with a grey lining.
DC Mike Parris of Dewsbury CID, said: "I would appeal to anyone who witnessed the incident to get in touch on 101." 

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