Detectives in Bradford City Centre are seeking information following an attempted sexual assault on a woman. The incident took place on the grassed area of Drake Street at approximately 11pm on 29th July 2023.

While the woman thankfully did not sustain any physical injuries during the assault, she was understandably left shaken by the traumatic experience.

The suspect is described as a male, standing at around 5 foot 6 inches. He was attired in a black hoodie with the hood pulled up, black gloves featuring metal pieces over the knuckles, a beanie hat, and a balaclava. Additionally, he wore black jeans with rips and red roses embroidered on them and spoke with a Bradford accent.

Police are urging anyone who was in the vicinity at that time and may have witnessed anything to come forward. A man has been apprehended and subsequently released on bail in connection with the incident.

Information can be provided to the Bradford District Safeguarding Team by dialing 101 or using the Live Chat function at, quoting crime reference 13230422918. Alternatively, information can be shared anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.