Investigation underway into indecent assault outside medical centre at Seven Hills

Police are appealing for public assistance as they investigate an indecent assault in Sydney’s west.

About 12.30pm today (Thursday 16 April 2020), a 69-year-old woman was walking towards a medical centre on Artillery Crescent at Seven Hills for an appointment.

Police have been told when she approached the centre, a man directed her to a nearby property; telling her it was the medical centre.

The man then performed a lewd act before indecently assaulting the woman, which caused her to fall to the ground.

He fled and the woman walked to the medical centre, where police were contacted.

Officers from Blacktown Police Area Command attended and conducted extensive patrols of the area; however, they were unable to locate the man.

As inquiries continue, officers are appealing for public assistance to speak with a man who may be to assist with the investigation.

He’s described as being of Asian appearance, aged in his mid-30s, approximately 180cm tall, with a solid build and short black hair.

He was last seen wearing a black and white tracksuit jacket, grey tracksuit pants, along with white and black joggers. He was also wearing a light blue surgical mask.

Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence.

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