ACT Policing is asking for the two men who assisted a 25-year-old woman on Akuna Street, City around 10 pm last Saturday night (February 11) to make contact with police.
The two men assisted the woman by walking her to a licensed premise on Akuna Street to meet her boyfriend. The men may have been approached by the woman near the entrance of Myer or SAP House and told them that she had been assaulted.
The men walked with the woman and met with police at the licensed premise leaving the area before officers could obtain their details.
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The woman informed police that she had been sexually assaulted in a nearby lane and had then run away from the offender.
Police are urging the two men involved to contact ACT Policing Operations on 131 444.
The alleged offender is described as approximately 60 years of age, 178cm tall (5’10”) with a stocky to overweight build, olive skin, brown eyes and short, grey hair.
ACT Policing would like reinforce that the two men who assisted the woman are not involved in the alleged incident and are potential witnesses who may be able to assist in the investigation.