Police hunt attack suspect in Basildon

The e-fit of a man wanted in connection with an assault in Basildon Credit: Essex Police

Police have issued an e-fit of a man wanted in connection with an assault that took place in Gloucester Park, at Broadmayne, in Basildon. A 14-year-old girl was walking through the park to the north side of the fishing lake and heading towards the Sporting Village when she was approached by a man.

He grabbed her arm and assaulted her before running off back towards the lake. The girl was not injured but she has been left very shaken and upset. It happened at 8.50am on Wednesday September 18.

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