Appeal following Sexual Assault


22 Sep 2021

Officers investigating a sexual assault are appealing for information.

It is reported that a white male aged between 20 and 30 has entered a property in the Cornwall Road area of Scunthorpe between 10:20am and 10:50am on Tuesday 21 September and committed a sexual assault.

The man is described as being of medium build, over 6ft tall and had dark hair.

The Detective Inspector in charge of the case said, “There will be increased police visibility in the area as we continue to offer reassurance to local residents and the public.

“It is important that if you believe someone has acted suspiciously or inappropriately towards you, to contact us so that we can investigate and, where an offence is identified, we will take appropriate action.”

If you have information relating to this incident, including CCTV footage, you can contact us on our non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference number 16/94157/21.