Police continue hunt following sex assault in Swansea city centre
Detectives in Swansea are appealing for witnesses following a sex attack in the city centre on Thursday morning.
Police say a 46-year-old woman was sexually assaulted at around 7.40am on Orchard Street near the junction with College Street.
The suspect is described as being male, of Asian appearance, slim build, with short wavy hair and dressed in black.
Prior to the attack a man of a similar description was seen to approach a woman aged 40 to 50 years old who was walking along the Kingsway near to the Dragon Hotel.
Police are appealing for this woman to come forward, who was described as wearing a red short sleeve top and grey trousers and carrying a black handbag.
Detective Constable Paul Harry of Swansea Central CID said: “This attack has happened at time of day when people would have been making their way to work either in a car or on foot.
"I am appealing to anyone who saw this man or the incident to come forward”
"We especially like to hear from the lady who spoke with the man prior to the attack, we want to establish whether she is a victim or may she well have witnessed the assault and have vital information.”
Mr Harry added: “We also believe that this man may have targeted a number of other women during the morning, if anyone has been approached we would like to hear from them.”
Anyone with information is asked to contact Detective Constable Paul Harry at Swansea Central CID on 01792 450618 or 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 quoting occurrence number 62130279916.