In the video shown by the police in the UK, a man was seen in a silent park next to a busy road in Churchill Gardens, Salisbury, Wilts waking towards a teenage girl from behind before sexually assaulting her as she struggled to break free.
In the video publicized by the UK police, a teenage girl was walking alone in the park along a footpath. she was then followed by a man in black cloth walking along behind her.
The man then runs and grabs the girl, with police reporting that he sexually assaulted her before breaking away just as a cyclist comes past.
The police have pleaded with the public on Sunday, October 27 to help identify the man in this video so as to bring him to justice and limelight.
Police Commissioner Lou Poole said: “This is a really concerning incident that took place in a busy public area during the middle of the day.
“We are aware that this footage may be distressing however we are appealing for anyone in the area on Sunday 27 October or those who may have recorded dashcam footage nearby which might help us to identify the offender, to contact us.
“We would also urge you to study the CCTV footage carefully to see if you recognize the man who carried out this appalling assault.
“Please consider showing this footage to friends and family members that do not have access to social media to ensure that the footage is viewed by as many members of the community as possible.”