Girl is victim of sex assault as she shops in city centre
Police have launched an appeal for information after a young girl was sexually assaulted as she shopped in Peterborough.
Thegirl wasinQueensgate in Peterborough with a friend at about 4.40pm whenthe incident happened.
Detectives say the victim was leaving HMVin the shopping centre, which was busy with hundreds of other shoppers, whenamanapproached her and sexually assaulted her, before continuing into the shop.
Now Cambridgeshire police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the assault, which they have described as ‘ shocking and deeplyunpleasant. Theattack happened on December 14.
Themanisshownwearing a brown coat, with light blue jeans and black shoes.
Detective Constable Liam Sweeney, whoisinvestigating for Cambridgeshire police, appealed for witnesses to the incident to contact them.
He said: “This was shocking anddeeply unpleasant for the victim and I am keen to identify the manresponsible.
Dc Sweeney said: “Anyone with information should contact police.”
Anyonewitheinformation about the incident is asked to contact DCSweeney on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.
Image of the man police want to talk to in connection with assault