Police appeal after sexual assault on 272 bus

Image above: Man wanted in connection with indecent exposure and sexual assault

Man sought after indecent exposure at 8.30am on the 272 bus

Detectives have issued a grainy image of a man they wish to speak to in connection with an offence of exposure and sexual assault on board a 272 bus. The incident occurred on a 272 bus on Thursday, 17 August at around 8.30am in the area of Askew Road, in Shepherd’s Bush.

To better make out the man’s face, viewing the picture on a mobile phone or zooming out on your desktop helps.

Detective Superintendent Ross Morrell said:

“The bus had several passengers on board and this offence has understandably caused serious distress and concern to those on board.

“Do you recognise this man? Can you help us with our enquiries?”

If you recognise the person pictured or can help police identify him, or alternatively have any information that may assist the investigation, then call Police on 101 or contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting CAD 4047/17AUG23.