Police appeal for information following indecent assault

Police are looking for information on a man who put his hand up a woman’s skirt after following her near Bedford’s Embankment last week.

Theincident happened on Tuesday June 11 at about 5.45pm on the Abbey Bridge next to the weir on the Embankment.

The offender is described as a white man with a dark or tanned complexion, aged in his late twenties, about 5ft 8ins - 5ft 9ins tall and of a slim build.

He had sharp pointed features and was wearing a dark coloured baseball cap, possibly burgundy and a light grey coloured sweatshirt.

Anyone who saw this incident, or has been approached in a similar way, should contact Bedfordshire Police.