Woman grabbed and groped in Harworth

CRIME: Crime scene.
CRIME: Crime scene.

A young woman was groped by a man who grabbed her as she walked home in Harworth.

The 23-year-old had just got off a bus in the village and was walking along Main Street at around 11pm on Tuesday September 10.

She was approached by a man who grabbed her and touched her inappropriately before she punched him in the stomach and ran away.

The attacker, described as white, aged in his mid-20s and around 5ft 8ins tall, fled in the direction of Common Lane.

The victim sustained minor physical injuries in the attack and was extremely upset by the ordeal.

Notts Police have increased their high-visibility patrols in the area to reassure the public.

If you have any information contact Notts Police on 101.