Woman attacked and hot water poured over her in Thornes assault

A woman was attacked and had hot water thrown as she walked on Cannonball Hill in Thornes.

Thursday, 4th May 2017, 7:51 am
Updated Tuesday, 9th May 2017, 6:53 pm

The Wakefield Central Neighbourhood Policing Team received the report on Tuesday May 2 as the woman was walking in the area between 2pm and 3pn.

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The male suspect ran past the female and threw hot water over her.

The man is described as wearing a black hooded top with the hood pulled up, black jogging bottoms and of a tall lanky appearance.

Anyone with information can contact 101 with crime reference number 13170198892 for the attention of PC Tinker.