E-fit released in west London sexual assault appeal

Metropolitan Police detectives have released an e-fit of a man they wish to identify in connection with the sexual assault of a woman in west London.

The victim, who was a lone female, was attacked as she walked along Avenue Gardens in Acton on Saturday evening, 27 July at around 7:30pm. The suspect grabbed the victim from behind and a struggle took place before the man fled down Avenue Gardens.

The suspect is described as a light skinned male, maybe of Middle Eastern origin, aged around 20, 5 feet 11 inches tall and of medium build.

The victim did not suffer any physical injuries but was shocked and alarmed by the attack.

Anyone who has information concerning the identity of the male shown in the e-fit should contact detectives at West Area Command Unit via 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting CAD1286/5AUG19.

To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit crimestoppers-uk.org.