Appeal for witnesses after sexual assault in Brentwood

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted in Brentwood.

The woman in her 20s was assaulted at 12.15am on Friday at a bus stop in Shenfield Road.

Police are looking for a man in his late 40s to early 50s, about 5ft 10ins tall, of stocky build, close shaved hair and a stubbly ginger beard.

He is also believed to have worn a diamante stud earring in his left ear, a black or navy hooded top with a white emblem, blue jeans and black Nike shoes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact officers from the Sexual Offences Investigation Team at Brentwood on 101.

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