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Witness appeal following report of sexual assault by touching in Basingstoke

Do you recognise this man?


Police believe he can assist them with an investigation into a report of sexual assault by touching in Basingstoke.


Officers received a report that an unknown man approached a teenage girl near JD Sports, just outside Festival Place, at around 7.45pm on Tuesday 9 August.


The teenage girl has told officers the man inappropriately touched her.


Officers have been carrying out extensive enquiries are now in a position to release a CCTV image as part of their investigation.


The man has been described as:



6ft 1ins tall

Grey/brown hair

Wearing blue/black jeans

Black shoes

If you are the man in the image, or know who he is, please contact us.


Similarly, if you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area at the time or have mobile phone or CCTV footage that is relevant to our investigation, police would like to hear from you.


Contact police on 101 or report online, quoting 44220322370.


Or you can also submit information online by going to https://www.hampshire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/


You can also report information to police anonymously via Crimestoppers through their website or by calling them on 0800 555 111.