Arrest After Buckhurst Hill Sex Assault

31 January 2015, 06:22

A man has been arrested and bailed on suspicion of sexual assault by touching after a woman was grabbed in Buckhurst Hill.

She was walking on Palmerstone Road at around 8 on Monday morning when she was assualted by a man.

A woman was walking along the road when she was grabbed by a man.

A 37-year-old man from Haringey, London was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault by touching in connection with the incident in Palmerstone Road at around 7.50am on Monday January 26. He was later released on police bail until Friday March 6, pending further enquiries.

It is believed that there was at least one witness to this incident and Officers are urging them to come forward to help with this investigation.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Pc Lloyd Bettell-Higgins at Loughton Police station on 101.

People can also give information to the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.