Young woman assaulted near IGA

A 19 year old British female was reportedly assaulted just outside IGA Wonthella today around 1:30pm.

Witnesses describe the suspect as around 6'2, blonde, mid twenties and say he was wearing Hi-Vis work gear.

He was reportedly seen fleeing the scene on foot.

One person who was there said "He asked for the time and then just assaulted her."

Police are investigating, however if you saw the incident or know anything please contact local police on 9923 4555 (option 4).