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Monday, 11 January 2016

Appeal following sexual assaults in Carshalton

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a linked series of sexual assaults.

Officers are investigating three offences which they believe have been carried out by the same man.

The first incident happened on Thursday, the 7th of January, at around 7pm.

A 34-year-old woman was walking along North Street, towards the Sun pub.

A man then walked past and sexually assaulted her.

He followed her down to a nearby park area where he grabbed at her again. The victim shouted out and the man ran off.

The next offence occurred on Saturday, the 9th of January around 9.30pm.

The suspect helped the victim, aged 22, after she stumbled at Carshalton rail station.

He walked with her to Festival Walk where he grabbed her and tried to drag her into the park area. After failing, he made off on foot.

The third assault was on the same day minutes afterwards.

A woman aged 27, walking her dog along North Street, Carshalton, towards the Sun pub was approached by a man who tried to grab her.

She had first noticed him approaching her from Honeywood Walk and following her up the road.

The man is described as of Asian appearance, in his late 20s to early 30s, of medium build and 5ft 6ins to 5ft 9ins with short dark hair.

On the 7th of January he was wearing a brown leather jacket, dark trousers and shoes. On the 9th of January he wore a striped grey top and jeans.
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