An 18-year-old woman was taken to hospital after being pursued and allegedly pulled to the ground by a man.
Officers are now investigating the suspected assault, which happened in King Street, Ramsgate.
At around 3.40pm on Saturday, November 20, the woman fell to the floor whilst running, causing injuries that required hospital treatment.
She had moments earlier exited a nearby business and was being pursued by a worker who is alleged to have pulled her to the ground.
The man has been identified and spoken to, and officers are continuing to investigate what happened including a review of available CCTV footage.
No arrests have been made.
But police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.
Anyone with information should call Kent Police on 01843 222289 quoting reference 46/240110/21.
You can also call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or complete the online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org