POLICE in Wrexham are investigating an assault on a woman in broad daylight.

Officers are appealing for information and witnesses to come forward after the incident which happened at around 5.30pm on Tuesday, May 14 on Madeira Hill in the town centre.

The victim was approached from behind by a man described as white, in his 40’s and wearing a green hoody, blue jeans and grey trainers. The victim sought help from the public before coming to the police.

Temporary detective chief inspector Jackie Downes said: “This was a serious assault, but fortunately the victim did not need hospital treatment.

“We have carried out house to house enquiries and our investigation continues.

“This was a busy time of day in the town and we would appeal to anyone who may have seen anything suspicious in the area around 5.30pm on the afternoon of May 14 or who has any information, to contact police on 101."

The police can also be contacted via https://www.north-wales.police.uk/contact/live-chat-support

Please quote the reference number X066139.