Police seek witnesses: Indecent assault at Thursday Island

Thursday Island police are investigating the indecent assault of a woman on the island early this morning (Friday, December 3).

Around 4.20am, the woman was woken by a man who had assaulted her by grabbing while she was sleeping at a Victoria Parade address.

The man fled on foot when the woman woke.

He is described as possibly aged between 20 to 30 of a thin build with black hair and wearing an old hat.

Police are appealing to anyone in the area around 4.20am this morning who noticed anything suspicious to come forward.

If you have information for police, contact Policelink by providing information using the online suspicious activity form 24hrs per day at www.police.qld.gov.au/reporting.

Report crime information anonymously via Crime Stoppers. Call 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestoppersqld.com.au.

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