CCTV image released after woman is ‘stroked’ and kissed in Hastings

Officers would like to speak to the individual in this CCTV image in connection with a sexual assault in Hastings last month.

Police said the individual could hold vital information after the incident outside a cinema in Queens Road at around 8.20pm on February 22.

A woman was approached by a man, who said his name was ‘Eddy’, who then stroked her arm, kissed her face and then kissed her on the lips, according to officers.

The victim ran away from the suspect unharmed.

Officers said the suspect is described as Asian, in his mid 20s, with dark black hair and brown eyes.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting reference 1326 of 23/02.

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