Appeal after jogger is sexually assaulted


Police are appealing for information after a woman who was out jogging in Whalley was sexually assaulted by a man.

At around 8-45 pm on Tuesday, July 19th, a 26-year-old woman was running along Clitheroe Road, when a man grabbed her bum.

Clitheroe’s Insp. Hassan Khan said: “We are looking for a white male, 25 to 30 years with dirty blonde/light mousy coloured hair. He was wearing a grey-hooded top, grey tracksuit and trainers.

“We are keen for witnesses who may have seen him around the village to come forward and contact police on 101 or the free and confidential Crimestoppers line on 0800 555111.”