Greater Manchester Polices latest appeal for info of the sex case caught on CCTV following an attack earlier this week in Gorton. Surprise Surprise it looks like the attacker is another Muslim sex fiend on the loose. Its becoming all to often almost a daily basis where there is a Muslim sex offender in the news.
CCTV footage released following assault in Gorton
Published 01/25/2013 05:04:13 PM
Officers have released CCTV footage of a man they want to speak to in connection with a sexual assault in Gorton.
It happened at about 6.45pm on Tuesday 22 January 2013 on Engell Close when a 24 year-old woman was on her way home.
The victim got on the 201 bus at Piccadilly Gardens in the direction of Gorton, she got off the bus at the Tesco Superstore on Hyde Road.
Her attacker is believed to have followed her from Piccadilly, he got on the same bus and followed her to Tesco.
He waited outside for her and followed her onto Engell Close where he sexually assaulted her.
She screamed and he ran off in an unknown direction.
The offender is described as an Asian man, aged between 25-30, 5ft 6in tall of medium build with dark coloured hair and stubble on his face.
He was wearing a white beanie hat, a blue jacket and a blue and white scarf.
Detective Constable Steven Harris from North Manchester CID, said: “The CCTV footage of the suspect is very clear, I would ask you to take a close took and if you recognise him or witnessed the assault please call me with any information.
“The offender followed the victim from Manchester city centre, he waited for her while she did her shopping, followed her down a dark alley where he sexually assaulted her.
“The victim has been left badly shaken by this ordeal. We are working very hard to try and trace the man responsible for the assault.
“Detectives are carrying out a number of inquiries and we also have specially trained officers speaking to the victim.”
Anyone with information is asked to call police on 0161 856 1902 or independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Anyone who has been a victim of rape or sexual assault can contact Greater Manchester Police on 101 or 999 in an emergency. GMP has specially trained officers in place to provide a first class response to victims and help support them through the criminal justice process.
St Mary’s Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Manchester, can also be contacted on 0161 276 6515. This provides a comprehensive and coordinated forensic, counselling and medical aftercare service to anyone in Greater Manchester who has experienced rape or sexual assault. Services are available on a 24-hour basis and people can access them either as a self-referral or via Greater Manchester Police.