Witness appeal after woman is seriously sexually assaulted

Published 18 September 2019

Police in West Dunbartonshire are appealing for witnesses after a woman was seriously sexually assaulted in Clydebank.


The incident happened around 11.30pm on Tuesday 17 September 2019 at the entrance to the tunnel leading to Recreational Park, Canberra Avenue.  A 36-year-old woman was seriously sexually assaulted by a man.


He is described as approximately 5ft 10in tall with a local accent. He was wearing black jeans and a grey hooded top.


Detective Inspector Scott Hamilton, of Clydebank CID, said: "We're appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and has any relevant information.


"Similarly, if anyone has seen a man fitting this description in that area please contact us."

Anyone with information can contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting incident number 4516 of 17 Sep 2019 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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