Appeal after man tries to kiss woman in St Leonards-on-Sea
20 February 2013
Police are appealing for witnesses to an assault on a
29-year-old woman who was approached in Pevensey Road, St
Leonards-on-Sea, on Thursday, 7 February. The victim was walking
alone when the assault took place at 6pm.
A man is reported to have stopped and spoken to the woman. He then
tried to kiss her, she rejected his advances by pushing him away.
The man then ran away back up Pevensey Road.
The woman received no injuries but felt shaken by what
The suspect is described as male, aged 40, 5' 9" of stocky build
and with dark short cropped hair. He had short facial
Anyone who witnessed the incident is asked to call 101 quoting
serial 1390 of 9/2. Alternatively, call the independent charity
Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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