Woman sexually assaulted outside Asda


A woman was sexually assaulted as she left a Hemel Hempstead supermarket.

The 29 year old victim was leaving Asda via the vehicle entrance, just off Hillfield Road, when she was touch inappropriately by a man.

It happened at around 11am on Saturday, July 25 and the man is described as white with tanned skin, aged in his 20s to 30s, under 5ft 9ins tall, with a slim build. He was wearing a plain light grey hooded top with the hood up, with light grey knee length shorts and a pair of sandals.

Herts Police assistant Investigator Lisa Brown said: “We have been conducting a thorough investigation since the incident happened and would now like to appeal for witnesses to come forward. I am appealing to anyone who saw the incident or anyone who may have information about this crime, to get in contact as soon as possible”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police via the non-emergency number 101 quoting crime reference number D1/15/4859. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or through their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.