Police investigate assault of woman in Dinas Powys
9:31am Tuesday 22nd October 2013 in News
POLICE are investigating an assault that occurred on a woman in the early hours of Friday, October 18.
A 26-year-old woman was walking along Cardiff Road in Dinas Powys when she was approached by an unknown man who attempted to drag her into an alleyway between Powys Place and Chapel Row and made lewd remarks to her. The woman pulled free and the suspect then ran past her back out onto Cardiff Road where she lost sight of him.
He is described as wearing a dark coloured hooded jumper with hood up and he had a deep voice with a Cardiff accent.
After the incident the victim tried to flag down passing vehicles on Cardiff Road and a passing cyclist stopped to assist her.
Police officers are appealing for any witnesses to the incident or anyone who may have seen the victim on Cardiff Road as she was trying to flag down passing vehicles to contact them.
Anyone with any information regarding this incident is asked to contact Barry CID on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111 and quote reference 62130328054.