Footage has been released by the Met police of a man they want to speak to in connection with the incident
Police have issued CCTV footage of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a sexual assault at the weekend.
The incident took place in Kentish Town, London, on Saturday, December 5.
A woman in her 30s was walking along Kentish Town Road at around 1.45am when a man started following her.
The man attempted to engage the woman in conversation but she ignored him and carried on walking.
After the woman turned into another road, the man got in front of the victim, pushed her up against a parked van and sexually assaulted her, according to theMetropolitan Police .
A spokesman said: “As the victim attempted to get away the suspect has dragged her into a nearby garden and continued to sexually assault her.
“When the victim then got her phone out the suspect ran off in an unknown direction.”
“Fortunately the victim was not seriously physically injured, but did suffer bruising where the suspected had held her,” the statement added.
Detectives have released CCTV of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the incident.
He is described as white male(?), aged between 20 and 30-years-old with a slim build and short brown hair and spoke with a foreign accent.
He was wearing a black jacket and blue jeans with an obvious rip at the right knee and white soled black trainers.
Anyone who witnesses the incident or who recognises the man in the CCTV is asked to call DC Arif Sheikh at Camden CID on 020 8733 6593 or via 101, or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
source: Daily Mirror