Police search man over series of sex attacks on Richmond bus

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Police have launched a hunt for a man over allegations of a series of sexual attacks on a Richmond bus. Detectives have released an image of a man they want to speak to over the attacks on the H37 bus from Richmond.

Police are investigating linked allegations of sexual assaults on a route H37 bus are appealing for the public’s help to identify a man they wish to speak to.

The most recent offence occurred on Wednesday, 14 September at around 6.30pm in Richmond.

The suspect sat next to the victim at the back of the busy bus before sexually assaulting her.

The victim in this incident, a 23-year-old woman, was able to take a photograph of the alleged suspect that officers are releasing to try and identify him.

The alleged suspect is described as a 35-year-old Asian man who is approximately 6ft 1ins tall.

This incident has been linked to two subsequent allegations received since the most recent event.

A second 23-year-old woman reported that she had, on two separate occasions, been sexually assaulted by a man that had sat next to her at the rear of same route bus.

Both occurred in mid-July after the victim had boarded the bus at Richmond Station.

Anyone with information about the man in the photo, or any information about the incidents, is urged to contact Detective Constable Teresa Moore, at the Roads and Transport Policing Command, via 101. To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visitcrimestoppers-uk.org.

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