A SEXUAL assault on a 20-year-old woman in Wordsley at the weekend has led police to appeal for witnesses.

The woman was walking home when a man described as white, balding, around 5ft 4ins tall and of a slim build touched her inappropriately from behind.

The woman managed to safely get away, before reporting the incident to police.

The incident took place in Blandford Drive between 5.45-8.30pm on Sunday, July 8.

CCTV enquiries remain ongoing and anyone with information is asked to call police on 101, quoting crime reference 20DY/154414Y/18.