Sexual assault on girl in Chichester street

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POLICE are hunting a man after a 17-year-old girl was sexually assaulted in Chichester.

The incident happened on Wednesday, August 17 at about 5.30pm near the Market Road car park.

Detective Ser- geant Russell Burgess of Chichester CID said: ‘We believe the suspect may be a street drinker in the area.

‘I would ask him – or anyone who recognises him – to do the decent thing and contact us.’

The suspect is described as a white man in his early 40s, 5ft 8in tall, with collar length, grey, curly hair, and wearing a long-sleeved green jacket and dark blue jeans.

He had a large white husky dog with him.

Call 0845 6070 999, quoting serial 1375 of 17/08 with information.