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Appeal for witnesses after woman attacked - Potters Bar



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Officers investigating an unprovoked attack on a woman in Potters Bar are today appealing for witnesses. 
On 8 August at around 10.15am, the victim was walking on Wyllyotts Place, Potters Bar when she was assaulted and dragged from behind by a man.
She suffered cuts, bruises and grazes during the incident.
A man and a woman who were walking their dog came to the victim's aid, and officers are directly appealing for them to come forward to assist the investigation.
The man was described as white, in his 50's, with broad shoulders, a large build, and approximately 6’0 tall. He spoke with a local accent and was wearing a t-shirt and shorts.
Any witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact BTP by texting 61016 or calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 2000057119.
Alternatively you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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