The Metropolitan Police have shared a picture of a man they wish to speak to after a woman was sexually assaulted near Bethnal Green Police Station. 

The incident took place at around 6.20am on January 22 in Victoria Park Square after a woman was followed from a station by a man. 

It is believed the man then left the area following the incident, making his way to Bethnal Green Tube station. 

Police officers investigating have obtained CCTV footage from the area and have spoken to witnesses but have yet to identify the suspect. 

The man officers wish to speak to is described as black, around 5ft 7ins tall, and of medium build. 

There have been no arrests. 

If you recognise this man or have any information that could assist police, please call 101 or ‘X’ @MetCC and quote reference CAD 3536/09Mar.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.