Stranger repeatedly slapped victim’s bottom and indecently exposed himself in Stoke Newington

The man police want to speak with

The man police want to speak with - Credit: Archant

Police in Hackney have released an image of a man who could help them with their enquiries into an allegation of indecent exposure and sexual assault in Stoke Newington.

The incident occurred on November 1 2015 at around 5am as the victim walked home after a night out.

The woman was approached by a stranger near Amhurst Park who began following her after speaking with her.

He repeatedly slapped her bottom and at one stage he grabbed her from behind and tightly wrapped his arms around her.

He continued to follow her and when they reached Manor Road the suspect exposed himself, whilst making sexually indecent gestures.

Anyone with information should contact DC Rob Johnston via 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, quoting reference 4627706/15.