Police seeking Good Samaritan who helped Doncaster woman after attack

Police are trying to find a Good Samaritan who helped a distressed woman after she had been assaulted in Doncaster.

Thursday, 9th May 2019, 13:39 pm
Updated Wednesday, 8th May 2019, 14:48 pm

A 31-year-old woman was attacked by a man known to her in Cleveland Street on Saturday, April 6, at 9am.

McDonald's.

She managed to flee and ran towards the Frenchgate Shopping Centre where a stranger stopped to help her outside McDonald’s and ensured the man stopped chasing her.

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Police are now tracing this Good Samaritan who helped her.

In a statement, South Yorkshire Police said: “The woman is described as being slim, approximately 5ft 6ins tall, blonde hair and was wearing a blue top and skirt. She was extremely distressed but believes the man shouted ‘Leave her alone’ to the man chasing her.

“The suspect who was chasing the woman is described as being 6ft 2ins tall, of a muscular build with a shaved head. He left Frenchgate in a taxi.

“If you saw what happened or have any information please call 101 quoting incident number 413 of 6 April or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”