Witness appeal following sex assault in Bedford


Police are appealing for witnesses after a sexual assault which occurred in Bedford on Thursday , August 6.

The incident happened when a woman was walking along Nutwood Close with two children at approximately 6.30pm and was approached by a man who touched her inappropriately.

The man is described as black, approximately 5ft 7in, in his 20s, with black fuzzy hair. He was believed to be wearing a navy T-shirt with burgundy and beige stripes, grey trousers, and socks but no shoes.

Detective Constable Tammy Scrivens said: “This was a disturbing and unwarranted incident and we’re urging anyone who may have witnessed the incident to get in touch with us to find those responsible.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact DC Scrivens on 101, text 07786 200 011, or call Crimestoppers, anonymously 0800 555 111.