ACT Policing is seeking the assistance of the community to help identify the person responsible for assaulting a 19-year-old woman after she left the Academy nightclub in Civic during the early hours of Saturday, December 15.
The victim had been visiting nightclubs in Civic with friends on the evening of Friday, December 14, and had been affected by alcohol when she left the Academy Nightclub in Bunda Street around 12.50am.
Police are still attempting to determine where the assault occurred after the victim left the Academy nightclub.
The victim’s identity is being withheld by police but images of the distinctive clothing she wore that night have been released, with the aim of generating witness accounts.
The victim is described as 170cm (5’7”) tall, of slight to medium build, with long dark straight hair.
She was wearing a champagne coloured strapless dress, short to mid-thigh in length, with a black bow at the front. She was also wearing black high-heeled shoes and carrying a small black bag with a long strap.
Police are appealing for anyone who may have seen the victim in the early hours of Saturday, December 15, to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.