Police look for sex-attack witnesses

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POLICE have called for help from the public in the investigation of an alleged sexual assault on a 33-year-old woman who accepted a lift in north Canberra during the early hours of Friday morning.

Police-afp-cops-0021-175x175Police say the woman had been walking alone from Belconnen toward Florey, along Joynton Smith Drive, Belconnen, and  Coulter Drive and John Cleland Drive, Florey, between 2.30am and 4am. A vehicle stopped and offered her a lift, which the woman accepted. She was then sexually assaulted.

Police are looking for witnesses who may have seen a woman in the vicinity during the early hours of Friday morning. Or from any witnesses who may have information about vehicles seen in the area at the time, or a vehicle stopped on the roadside at these locations.

Police can be contacted on 1800 333000 or via act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.


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