Norfolk Constabulary: Woman assaulted in Thetford
18 February 2014
Police in Thetford are appealing for
information after a woman was assaulted as she walked on Brandon
The incident happened on Sunday night (16
February) between 10.15pm and 10.20pm as she walked in the wooded
area towards the St Johns Estate.
The 36-year-old woman had passed the
roundabout junction with Canterbury Way when she was approached
from behind by a man who grabbed her around the neck and tried to
pull her backwards.
The woman managed to struggle free and ran home
before raising the alarm.
Police are keen to hear from anyone who may
have witnessed the incident or noticed a man acting suspiciously in
the area around the times stated.
Anyone with information should contact PC Chris Kay at Thetford
Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers
anonymously on 0800 555 111.