Police release image of man who may be able to help with investigation of Cirencester woman assault
12:22pm Wednesday 30th October 2013 in Cotswolds news
POLICE in the Cotswolds have renewed their appeal for information about an assault on Stepstairs Lane in Cirencester by releasing an image of a man that may be able to help them with their investigation.
The incident happened between 1.25am and 1.45am on Monday August 26.
The victim, a 23-year-old woman from Cirencester, was walking along Stepstairs Lane when she became aware of someone walking behind her.
The victim was then pushed to the ground, where she suffered injuries to the head and face.
During the incident the offender put his hand in the victim's mouth and the victim then bit his finger.
Previous appeals have been made to the public for information and the investigation has been ongoing since the incident.
Officers are now asking a man seen in this photo to contact them as they believe he may be able to help them with their enquiries.
The man seen in the photo, or anyone who recognises him, is asked to asked to call 101, quoting incident number 55 of August 26.