Teenage girl sexually assaulted in Middlesbrough town centre

First published in News Darlington and Stockton Times: Photograph of the Author by

A TEENAGER has been sexually assaulted as she walked through Middlesbrough on Friday evening.

The 18-year-old woman was making her way along an alley way close to St Aidan’s Drive when she was approached by a man who sexually assaulted her before crossing over Borough Road towards the Diamond Road area at around 8.40pm on Friday, December 21.

The suspect is described as a white male, between 5ft 7ins and 6ft tall and he was wearing a light coloured hooded top.

Investigating officer, Detective Constable Kevin Appleby said: “We are doing everything possible to trace this man. We would urge anyone with information to come forward and speak to police.”

Anyone with information or anyone who may have seen a man matching the description is asked to contact DC Appleby of Middlesbrough CID on the non-emergency 101 number or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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11:59pm Tue 25 Dec 12

Davy Crocket says...

why oh why don't we educate girls not to walk through alley ways alone at night ? Evil men lurk in them.
why oh why don't we educate girls not to walk through alley ways alone at night ? Evil men lurk in them. Davy Crocket
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