Man wanted in connection with attempted rape in Hanham

Avon & Somerset Police have released an E-fit of a man officers would like to speak to in connection with an attempted rape in Hanham.

At around 10.10pm on Sunday 2nd April, police attended Lower Hanham Road after an unknown man attempted to rape a woman.

The attacker was interrupted by a light coming on and the victim was able to get away.

Officers believe the man in the E-fit has information which could aid their investigation. He is described as black, in his late teens to early 20s, around 5ft 9 or 10in tall and of slim build with a short Afro-cut hairstyle. He was wearing a white hoodie, black trousers, and trainers.

If you have any information or can identify the man in the E-fit, call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5223076747, or complete an online appeals form.