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Woman escapes attacker in Colchester alley
12:09pm Wednesday 21st August 2013 in News
A WOMAN escaped from an alleyway after being attacked by a man in Colchester.
The victim, aged in her 40s, from Colchester, was walking home at about 10pm last night near to the Firework Superstore, in Cowdray Avenue, when a man pulled her into the alley.
After a struggle, she escaped and ran home.
Officers carried out a search of the area but the man was not found.
He is described as white, about six feet tall and aged in his early 20s.
He was clean shaven, with short dark hair and was wearing a white T-shirt.
Anyone with information should contact officers at Colchester CID on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 07800 555111.
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