Witnesses sought to assault of woman in Braddon

Witnesses sought

ACT Policing is seeking witnesses to an assault of an 18-year-old woman in the early hours of Sunday morning (23 February 2020).

About 3am, the woman was walking in Braddon when a man approached her and assaulted her.

The man is described as 25-35-years-old, dark skinned with a solid build. He is approximately 178cm (5’10”) tall, with scruffy medium length hair. During the incident he was wearing a dark coloured baggy t-shirt and black shorts.

Police believe that there may be other people who have been approached by this man and who may have had previous interactions with him.  

Police are urging anyone who may be able to identify the man or who has any information about these incidents that could assist police, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the Crime Stoppers ACT website. Please quote reference 6501220. Information can be provided anonymously.


Media enquiries

Police Media — (02) 5126 9070, act-police-media@afp.gov.au