Young woman sexually assaulted in Rugby - can you help identify the offender?

The attack happened on Friday night, can you help identify the offender?

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Police are asking for witnesses or information after a young woman was sexually assaulted in Rugby on the night of Friday, May 1.

Between 10.30pm and 10.50pm, a woman in her twenties was sexually assaulted in the Pennington Mews area.

The suspect is described as being a short man of a medium build, who spoke with an Eastern European accent.

He is described as having narrow cheeks, distinctive front teeth and was believed to be wearing dark clothing with a cap and a hood over the top.

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He was travelling on a bicycle.

Investigating officer, Det Con Kate Skyrme from Warwickshire Police said: “This is an understandably concerning incident, and the victim is currently being supported by specialist officers.

“Officers are conducting a number of enquiries and would ask anyone who witnessed the offence or any suspicious activity in the area to please call 101, quoting incident number 191 of 2 May 2020.”

Information can be also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website at crimestoppers-uk.org