Police are appealing for witnesses after a 15-year-old girl was scratched across the face in Eye.
The incident happened in Ash Drive at approximately 9am on Tuesday, October 8.
The girl was walking through the footpath from Ash Drive to Wellington Road when she heard a male voice from behind ask if she wanted a lift.
She replied “no thanks”, but the man then shouted verbal abuse, grabbed her arm and scratched her across the face causing a small mark. The girl ran off.
The attacker is described as a white man and appeared to be of Eastern European appearance, approximately 5’8” tall. He had dark coloured hair, facial stubble, was of a stocky build and was wearing a navy coloured tracksuit top, jogging bottoms and trainers.
Anyone with information relating to this crime should contact Suffolk Police on 101 quoting ST/13/2910 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.