CCTV image posted to catch Essex sex attacker

The CCTV image of a man police in Chelmsford want to question about a sexual assault. Credit: Essex Police

Essex Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to question in connection with a sex attack in Chelmsford.

Officers say a woman had become ill following a night out and was approached by a man as she sat on a bench in Moulsham Street at around 3am on Monday 10 July.

He then sexually assaulted her and left the scene after being challenged by the victim’s friend.