Serious sexual assault on woman in Swindon

Police in Wiltshire are searching for a man who carried out a serious sexual assault on a woman in Swindon.

The 19-year-old was approached in an alleyway off Fleet Street between 0230 BST and 0330 BST on Friday 16 July.

The spokesman said the man took the victim to the back of the Wilkinson store and attacked her.

The offender is described as black, about 6ft tall, of medium build, and with very short hair.

A Wiltshire Police spokesman said a man walked past the pair in the alleyway.

He appealed for the man and anyone else who saw the attacker and victim together to come forward.

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