Woman sexually assaulted in broad daylight in Wellingborough
Police say the suspect was possibly in his teens due to his small stature
Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted in Wellingborough.
The incident took place at around 10.30am on Tuesday, March 23, when a woman was walking along Hardwick Road towards the town centre with a friend.
A spokesman for Northants Police said: "As they approached the Torrington Road junction, the victim was approached from behind by a male who struck her on the bottom with such force it left a large mark and bruising.
"The suspect then ran off towards Minerva Way.
"He is described as white and possibly in his teens due to his small stature.
"He wore a black top with the hood pulled up and was holding a scrunched up paper bag, possibly from McDonald’s."
Anyone who saw the assault or has information about it is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 21000164234.
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