POLICE APPEAL AFTER INDECENT ASSAULT

policetapeHampshire Constabulary are tonight  appealing for witnesses to come forward after a teenager was indecently assaulted on her way to Newport Bus Station.

The incident took place at around 19:00 on Monday evening as the 17-year-old girl was walking along the High Street near Castlehold Lane. She was grabbed from behind by a man.

Thankfully, the unnamed woman managed to break free, but was left shaken by the incident.

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Anyone with information can contact Newport Police Station by phoning 101. Information can be given anonymously by phoning the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.

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