Pregnant Woman Sexually Attacked On Bus

Police have released CCTV images to find a man in connection with sexually assaulting a pregnant woman on a bus in Birmingham on 20th May.

According to police, the man sat beside the 33-year-old woman and started rubbing her leg.

As she got up to leave he appeared to attack her again.

The woman got off the bus and was followed by the attacker until she approached security guards at New Street station for help.

The man, believed to be in his 20s, is described as Asian, 5ft 6ins tall, slim build and black hair with a small goatee beard, wearing a grey jumper with black tracksuit bottoms.

Detective Constable Warren Moore said: "The assault made her uncomfortable and unnerved and has had a lasting effect on her. She is unable to use buses through fear of this happening again."


Related UK National News Stories
Click here for the latest headlines.

10 September 2015
Bus Operators To Share Clean Bus Technology Funds
Funding is being offered to bus operators across England to equip buses with emission cutting technology and offer passengers better journeys.
11 February 2015
London Bus Drivers Postpone Strike Action
Planned strike action by London bus drivers has been postponed as an "act of goodwill". The strike action was due to take place on Friday and Monday, with drivers walking out across the city's 18 bus companies. Unite the union has called on the bus companies to accept an invitation for talks.
25 August 2005
Police release images of rape suspects
Police investigating a series of rapes in Northampton have released artists’ impressions of five men that they wish to talk in connection with the attacks. The men are believed to be responsible for a number of attacks on women in the Northampton are between August 1 and 8.
17 January 2014
Man Charged With Murder After Punching Woman At Bus Station
A 26-year-old man has been charged with murder after punching a woman in the early hours of Thursday morning in Manchester city centre. Police have said that a 30-year-old woman died from serious head injuries. The incident happened at Shudehill bus station at around 01:10 in the morning. She died a short time later in hospital.
19 May 2010
Man And Woman Killed In School Bus Crash
Two adults have been killed after a school coach crashed into two cars. Two other people were also seriously injured in the collision. The accident happened at around 4pm yesterday evening on the A4177 between Hatton and Hatton Park on the outskirts of Warwick. The school bus was carrying about 21 school children from Ayleford and Myton schools.