Inappropriate touching in Welwyn Garden City: Police appeal

PUBLISHED: 10:23 18 December 2017 | UPDATED: 10:23 18 December 2017

Police have issued a CCTV appeal following an incident of inappropriate touching in Welwyn Garden City.
Picture: Supplied by Herts Police

Police have issued a CCTV appeal following an incident of inappropriate touching in Welwyn Garden City. Picture: Supplied by Herts Police

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Police have released a CCTV image of a person they would like to speak to in connection with an incident of inappropriate touching in Welwyn Garden City.

The offence occurred between 3.55pm and 4.05pm on Sunday, November 26 on Fretherne Road, outside KFC.

The victim, a 38-year-old woman, was walking along the road when she was touched inappropriately by the offender.

PC Lisa Williams, who is investigating, said: “I would like to speak to the person pictured as he may have witnessed what happened or may have information which can assist the investigation.

“Prior to this incident, the offender was also seen in this location, touching a young male inappropriately.

“I would also like to appeal to this potential second victim or any witnesses to either incident to make contact with me.

“If you are this second victim, please do not feel worried about getting in contact.”

•Anyone who recognises the man pictured or has any other information which can help with the investigation, should contact PC Lisa Williams on lisa.williams2@herts.pnn.police.uk or the Hertfordshire Constabulary non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference B1/17/4827, or report information online at www.herts.police.uk/report.

•Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity 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 never need to go to court.


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