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Appeal following sexual assault in Dagenham


An image of the man officers would like to speak to is available here.

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20-Feb-2015 8:49

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Officers from the Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse Command have today, 20 February, issued an image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with an allegation of serious sexual assault at Pondfield Park in Dagenham. The assault occurred on Wednesday, 13 August 2014 between 22:15 and 22:40.

The female victim, who is in her 40s, was befriended by the suspect close to Heathway Railway Station. She walked with him to Reede Road and was taken into the railway lines area of Pondfield Park where she was sexually assaulted.

The suspect is described as Asian, in his mid 20s to early 30s, between 5ft 2ins and 5ft 6ins tall, of slim to average build, with short black, neat hair and dark brown eyes.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact officers on 101 quoting ref 5113111/14. Alternatively contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 quoting the above reference number. An image of the man is available on the Press Bureau website at www.met.police.uk/pressbureau