Police launch urgent appeal after teenager sexually assaulted in Guiseley

Police have launched an urgent appeal after an 18-year-old woman was sexually assaulted by a man in Guiseley.

Saturday, 8th February 2020, 1:15 pm
Updated Saturday, 8th February 2020, 1:18 pm

At 9.58am on Thursday, February 6, police received a report of an 18-year-old woman having been sexually assaulted by a man as she walked along a cycle path off Coach Road, Guiseley, at about 9am on Wednesday, February 5.

The suspect - who the victim has seen walking a dog on the same route a number of times previously and had passing conversation with - grabbed her and kissed her on the cheek.

Enquiries are ongoing to identify the suspect and the local neighbourhood policing team has been made aware.

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Anyone with any information is asked to contact officers via 101 quoting crime reference 13200066760 or online via www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat