Woman assaulted in alleyway

Surrey Police is appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted in an alleyway in Caterham in the early hours of this morning.

Woman assaulted in Surrey alleyway

Surrey Police is appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted in an alleyway in Caterham in the early hours of yesterday morning.

It happened at around 12.45am in an alleyway between Whyteleafe Road and Burntwood Lane, Caterham.

A woman in her 20s, was approached by an unknown man who pulled her clothing, causing her to fall to the floor. The victim managed to get up and run away to a place of safety, where the incident was reported to the police.

The victim suffered minor injuries as a result of the incident. The suspect is described as a white man, aged in his early 20s, around 5ft 9ins tall, of slim build with broad shoulders.