Sex assault on teenager on bus in Essex

A 16-year-old girl has been sexually assaulted on a bus in Essex.

The girl was travelling to Danbury on Saturday evening when a man got on the number 36 bus from Moulsham Street in Chelmsford and sat next to her.

He assaulted her before getting off at Eve's Corner in Danbury. Police want witnesses to come forward.

He is described as white, 5ft 8ins tall, 40-45 years old, with thinning blonde hair, clean shaven, wearing gold, thin framed glasses.

He was wearing a dark blue waist length jacket, with a white shirt that had dark checks.

Police are asking for any passenger on the bus who may have witnessed the incident, especially a man who the offender spoke to briefly, to contact them.

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