Bedfordshire Police are seeking a man who assaulted a 33 year old women in an alley between Dunsmore Road and Milton Road, Luton at around 2.10pm on Wednesday 17 September 2014.
Martin Hart, investigating, said: â€œThe woman was walking from Luton Town Centre towards Farley Hill and had entered a short alley running from Milton Road towards Dunsmore Road when a man followed her into the alley and grabbed her from behind while making sexually suggestive comments. The woman has managed to break free from him and run away but was pursued by her attacker who then gave up and walked off. He was last seen on Dunsmore Road about 2.15pm.
â€œThe victim was left very distressed by this attack and we are treating this as a potential rape and are very keen to locate this man before he has time to offend again. If anyone was in the area of Dunsmore Road around two to three oâ€™clock on Wednesday and saw this man we would like to hear from you.â€
The man is described as white, about 5 foot 9 inches tall, of medium build, with blue eyes, a tattoo on the left side of his neck, wearing a blue round necked long sleeved top, jeans and trainers.
Anyone with information relating to this incident can contact DC Mirian Khajavelidze in confidence, at Bedfordshire Police on 101, or text information to 07786 200011.
Alternatively you can contact the independent crime fighting charity, Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.