19-year-old woman assaulted in Chapel Road

19-year-old woman assaulted in Chapel Road


Police are appealing for witnesses to a sexual assault on a 19-year-old woman in Chapel Road, Worthing.

The victim was walking home at around 4.00 pm on Friday (June 12th) when she was touched over her clothing by a man who came up behind her.

The suspect is described as being of mixed race, aged 25-30, of large build, round faced and with dark, afro-style hair.

He was wearing a navy blue hooded jumper and old-fashioned large frame glasses.

The area was busy at the time and anyone who saw what happened or noticed the suspect is asked to email: 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk or phonel 101, quoting serial 558 of 12/6.

Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.