ACT Policing has released a facefit image of a man responsible for an act of indecency in McKellar on Tuesday (January 8).
Around 8.50pm, a woman was cycling along the bike path adjacent to William Slim Drive when her bike was hit from behind by a male cyclist. She fell to the ground and was dragged into nearby grassland by a man.
A male cyclist riding along the path heard the struggle and stopped to provide assistance to the woman. She was taken to Calvary Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained during the incident.
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The man was last seen riding towards Belconnen on a dark-coloured BMX style bike.
He is described as having a dark complexion, approximately 183 (6’) tall with a solid build, dark-coloured hair and aged between 20 – 30 years old. He was wearing a blue coloured T-shirt and knee-length black shorts.
Police are urging anyone who recognises the man depicted in the facefit image, or anyone who saw a man matching the description above riding around the Lake Ginninderra area on a dark-coloured BMX style bike on Tuesday night to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or via the website www.act.crimestoppers.com.au. Information can be provided anonymously.