Police appeal after woman is assaulted in Manchester park
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Officers have released an image of a man they would like to speak to in relation to an assault in Manchester.
Officers were made aware that a 19-year-old woman had been followed and then assaulted in Birchfields Park near Longsight on Wednesday 8 September 2021 at 11:30am.
Fortunately the victim wasn't injured and officers believe the attack was an isolated incident.
PC Jonathan Sharples, of Longsight Neighbourhood Policing Team, said: "During this incident the offender has targeted and followed the victim in Birchfields Park and then physically assaulted her.
"Fortunately, there have not been any reports of similar incidents in the area.
"We would ask anyone who recognises the man to contact us."
Any information should be passed to Longsight Neighbourhood Team on 0161 856 6075 quoting crime incident 1286 of 08/09/2021.
Details can also be reported online or by using the Live Chat function at www.gmp.police.uk or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.