Man sexually assaults woman in Harborough - can you help police catch him?

The 6ft 5ins hooded suspect touched his victim “inappropriately” in Ashley Way, Harborough, just after midnight on Sunday March 22

A sex attacker is being hunted by police after he targeted a terrified young woman in Market Harborough.

The 6ft 5ins hooded suspect touched his victim “inappropriately” in Ashley Way, Harborough, just after midnight on Sunday March 22.

The woman in her 20s was walking along Ashley Way towards Rockingham Road when she was approached by the man who touched her.

A sex attacker is being hunted by police after he targeted a terrified young woman in Market Harborough.

The shocked woman ran off into the darkness and the man sprinted off as well - towards Kettering Road.

The suspect is described as 6ft 5ins tall, skinny and was wearing a black, hooded jacket and black jogging bottoms.

PC Robin Bonell, the investigating officer, said: “I would like to speak to anyone who was in Ashley Way in the early hours of yesterday morning and saw someone matching this description.”

He added: “I’m particularly keen to speak to taxi drivers or anyone who has a dashcam installed in their vehicle.

“Likewise, I’d like to speak to anyone who has CCTV cameras installed at their property.

“Any information you have could help my investigation.”

If you can help police catch this man then private message Leicestershire Police or call 101, quoting reference 20*157309.