Sexual assault in Bunting Road, Northampton
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Witnesses are sought after a woman was sexually assaulted as she walked along Bunting Road, Northampton.
The incident happened between 3.30pm and 4.30pm on Friday, August 27, as the woman in her 40s was approached by a man who spoke to her. During the conversation he became confrontational and grabbed her inappropriately.
The woman called for help and several members of the public came to her aid and chased the man onto Balfour Road. Officers would like to speak to these witnesses as a matter of urgency.
Officers would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or captured it on smart doorbell or dash-cam footage.
Anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police on 101 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
A 40-year-old man from Northampton has been arrested in connection with this incident and released under investigation.