Operation Radley - Serious sexual assault
Detectives from the City of London Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious sexual assault in the City between 23.59hours on Thursday August 26th, 2021 and 0100hours on Friday August 27th, 2021.
Details of Incident
Detectives from the City of London Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious sexual assault in the City.
Between 23:59 hours on Thursday 26th August 2021 and 01:00 hours on Friday 27th August 2021, a woman was sexually assaulted in the vicinity of Eastcheap/Byward Street, London, EC3.
Detectives are keen to speak to anybody who may have witnessed anything suspicious or anyone who may have information which could assist the investigation.
The victim is being supported by specially trained officers and the investigation continues.
Detective Chief Inspector Edelle Michaels said:
'This was a nasty incident which we are fully investigating and are supporting the victim at this difficult time.
I want to reassure City residents and those who come into the City to work and socialise, that a full and thorough investigation is underway.
We are now asking the public for their help - if anyone was in the area and saw anything please get in touch. Any information you provide could be significant to our investigation.'
If you would prefer to speak to someone please contact us on 0207 601 2222 to report information.
Alternatively, contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their
anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.