A sexual assault in the north of the state and the police seek help from the public.
Police learned that a 21-year-old woman was beaten to the head from behind and sexually assaulted after leaving the authorized premises of Byron Street in Inverell around 12:15 pm yesterday, Sunday, December 30, 2018, woman continued to walk along Byron Street, on the bridge and in Lions Park, where she. The man stole money and other personal items before fleeing on foot.
Officers from the New England Police District established a crime scene and opened an investigation.
It is described as large, about 183 cm high and may have a lisp.
Anyone with information on the man or the incident is urged to contact the Inverell Police Station on 02 6722 0599 or Crime Stoppers on 1888 333 000.