Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Police seek Cronk Grainagh assault attempt man

A man who attempted to assault a young woman as she walked home from a night out near Douglas on the Isle of Man, is being sought by police.

The woman was walking in the Cronk Grainagh area just after midnight when the man approached her and attempted to grab her, police said.

She managed to run away from him and the man made off in another direction.

He is described as being white, aged between 40 and 50, 6ft tall with a heavy build.

Police based at Onchan said the man was clean shaven, wearing a long trench coat and a baseball cap and he spoke with a Manx accent and may have been drinking.

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