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Witness appeal after a man followed a woman in Southampton

News   •   Jan 13, 2019 15:44 GMT

We're investigating after a man approached a 22-year-old woman on Northam Bridge at about 5pm on Friday (11 January).

The man asked if she had a boyfriend and followed her into the park between Summers Street and Union Lane, where he attempted to grab her and said he was going to have her.
The victim managed to get away from him and approached some passers-by. The man then walked off in the direction of Elite Garages.
The man was described as:
- Black
- 5’ 7” tall
- Weaved, black hair to his neck
- He was wearing a dark-coloured, camouflage jacket, black tracksuit bottoms and had a hat on
If you recognise him from the description, or if you witnessed this incident, please call 101 quoting 44190013009