Police appeal for information after sexual assault on 19-year-old woman (From Lancaster And Morecambe Citizen)
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Police appeal for information after sexual assault on 19-year-old woman
2:00pm Sunday 4th August 2013 in News
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a woman was sexually assaulted after accepting a lift home after a night out.
The incident happened at around 4am yesterday, when the 19-year-old got into a car after leaving the bar Revolution on Penny Street in Lancaster City Centre.
The driver - described as being around 40 years old, with balding hair, six ft tall and of Polish nationality - diverted the vehicle to a secluded country lane close to the Globe Public House in Overton and sexually assaulted her.
The car is described as a silver five-door family saloon.
Police would like to speak to any witnesses who recall seeing a similar car parked near the Revolution pub on Penny Street between 2.30-3am the same day.
Anyone with information can call Lancaster CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.