Teenage girl sexually assaulted in Potters Bar

A TEENAGE girl was sexually assaulted in an alleyway in Potters Bar. The 14-year-old victim, who managed to kick the sex pest away, was touched inappropriately from behind as she walked down the footpath in Laurel Fields. The man was described as being

A TEENAGE girl was sexually assaulted in an alleyway in Potters Bar.

The 14-year-old victim, who managed to kick the sex pest away, was "touched inappropriately" from behind as she walked down the footpath in Laurel Fields.

The man was described as being white, about 40 to 50, about 5ft 10in, with thin hairy fingers and a deep voice.

Police are urging girls to be "extra vigilant" after the attack.

A spokeswoman added: "She did the right thing by kicking the man away and telling her parents."

If you have anymore information on the assault, or believe you may know the man call the non-emergency police line 0845 33 00 222.