Woman indecently assaulted by boy in Stoke Newington

A boy aged between 12 and 14 indecently assaulted a woman in Stoke Newington last Thursday (Jan 26).

The youth approached the woman at about 6.30pm on Evering Road and asked her for the time before he attacked her.

The suspect is described as a black male, around 5ft 3in tall, aged between 12 to 14 years old, with short cropped hair. He was wearing a dark jacket with grey and white flecks and carried a canvas style backpack.

Anyone with information should contact Det Con Ian Hicks, of Hackney’s Violent Crime Unit, on 0207 275 3668, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, quoting 4602234/12.