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Appeal for victim of Maidstone assault to come forward

Officers investigating an assault in Maidstone town centre are hoping the victim will come forward.

The incident happened on Sunday, May 30 in Week Street between its junctions with St Faith’s Street and Brewer Street.

Police hope the victim will contact them. Stock image.
Police hope the victim will contact them. Stock image.

Between 2.45pm and 3.05pm, a man wearing dark clothing and a baseball cap is alleged to have approached a woman, who was carrying a large brown shopping bag, and assaulted her.

It is understood he left the scene on foot after members of the public intervened.

Detective Sergeant Scott Winteridge of Maidstone CID said: "The woman targeted in this incident did not call the police and we are appealing for her to contact us.

"We believe she has blonde hair and was wearing a black knee-length dress with short sleeves."

Anybody with information is urged to call Kent Police on 01622 604100, quoting reference 46/103069/21.

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or by using the online form on their website.

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