Police release CCTV image after sexual assault on Legsby Avenue


Police release CCTV image after sexual assault on Legsby Avenue

Police have issued a photograph of a man they want to speak to in relation to an incident of sexual assault on Legsby Avenue, Grimsby. 

The incident took place at around 8:45pm on Saturday the 20th of November 2021.

It is reported that a teenager was paying for items at a supermarket on Legsby Avenue, when he was approached from behind by an unknown man.

The suspect then sexually assaulted him.

Officers issued a public appeal at the time, and have now released a CCTV photograph of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the assault.

The suspect involved in the incident is described as white and of slim build.

He is believed to be in his 50’s and was wearing khaki-coloured trousers and a beanie hat.

A spokesperson for Humberside Police said: “We are now appealing for anyone who was in the vicinity at the time of the incident or moments prior, and saw anybody acting suspiciously to call us.”

Anyone with information or who is able to identify the man pictured is urged to contact Humberside Police via the non-emergency number 101 quoting investigation reference 16/114717/21.

Updates to follow. 

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