Police renew appeal for witnesses after sexual assault near Bramford Road

PUBLISHED: 16:13 17 September 2015 | UPDATED: 16:13 17 September 2015


Police have renewed an appeal for witnesses to come forward after a teenager was sexually assaulted in Ipswich.

The incident happened at the junction of Bramford Road and Pitcairn Road at around 5.45pm on September 8 and police are continuing their enquiries to trace the man involved.

A 17-year-old woman was walking along the road when a group of four men approached her. One of them touched her on the chest before the group walked off towards Bramford Road.

The man who touched her is described as being of mixed race, around 5ft 11ins tall, with straight dark coloured hair and was wearing dark blue jeans and a dark coloured top.

Two of the other members of the group are described as being of mixed race, both around 5ft 11ins tall, with short dark coloured hair and one was wearing a Puffa-style jacket.

The fourth is described as white, between 5ft 6ins and 5ft 8ins tall and was wearing dark coloured jeans and a black leather jacket.

Officers have carried out house to house enquiries and are continuing an investigation to locate the male who assaulted her.

Anyone who may have seen the men, or who may have any information about who they are, is asked to contact police at Ipswich by calling 101, quoting crime number IC/15/4065, or you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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