POLICE are hunting a sex attacker who targeted a woman in Chelmsford last week.
The victim, in her 50s, was sexually assaulted as she walked along New Bowers Way on Friday, February 3.
Her attacker came up behind her at around 5.20am and grabbed her before carrying out the sex attack.
Essex Police said: “The victim was left shaken but uninjured. The man is described as white, tall, of medium build and wearing a black coat and white jeans.”
Investigators urged anyone with information to contact PC Rebecca Hillier at Chelmsford police station by dialling 101.
Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.