Inquiries to locate man after alleged indecent assault - Newcastle

Tuesday, 28 February 2017 04:01:18 PM

Police are appealing for information to identify and locate a man who might be able to assist with inquiries into an alleged indecent assault at Newcastle.

About 2pm on Friday 24 February, a 14-year-old girl left a bus at the intersection of Scott and Watt streets.

As she was walking past the bus stop on Scott Street, the teenager told police that a man touched her inappropriately.

Detectives from Newcastle City Local Area Command would like to speak to a man they believe might be able to assist with inquiries.

The man depicted is described as being aged in his 50s and was last seen wearing a grey t-shirt, blue shorts with yellow paint stains and a red hat.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.