A woman, aged 46, has been sexually assaulted after being dragged into an alleyway in a Northumberland town.
The woman was standing outside the Comrade Club, on Main Street, when she was approached by a man who dragged her into a nearby alleyway, and sexually assaulted her.
It happened at approximately 11.30pm on New Year's Day.
The woman also received facial injuries during the attack.
Polcie say the attacker is in his 30's, approximately 5' 6" tall, stocky build, with short dark hair shaved on the sides and long on top, and a Cumbrian accent.
He was wearing a dark coloured V-neck short sleeved T-shirt and jeans.