17 year-old sexually assaulted overnight in Redcar

Cleveland Police today appealing for information following a sexual assault that took place on a 17-year-old girl.

The assault occurred in Lock Park in Redcar on Thursday June 26th at approximately 9.20pm.

A man spoke to two young girls for a period of time before proceeding to sexually assaulting one of the girls
The man spoke to two young females for a short time before sexually assaulting one of them.

The suspect is described as being in his mid twenties, white, tall and skinny and with brown, messy hair. He was also described as having a big nose which appeared to have a cut or scar. He was wearing a purple and blue striped T-shirt with black tracksuit bottoms.

Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact PC Nicola Meakin from Redcar and Cleveland Police on the non-emergency 101 number or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.