Police release e-fit image of indecent assault suspect

Police have released an e-fit image of a man who indecently assaulted a 17-year-old woman in Shadwell in February.

The victim was pulled to the outside of Luke House in Tillman Street at around 1.30pm on February 19 where the assault took place.

She had been shopping in Watney Market and was aware of someone following her on Bigland Street before her arm was grabbed.

The suspect is described as a light skinned Asian male, aged between 30 and 40 years old, 5 ft 7 ins tall with a black short beard.

He was wearing a navy blue woolly hat, a cream puffa jacket, navy blue Adidas jogging bottoms and white trainers.

Anyone with information about the assault should contact DC James Moncrieff or DS Pete Webb at Bethnal Green Police Station on 0208 217 3751 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.