Woman attacked while walking her dog

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A WOMAN struck a man with a dog lead after he grabbed hold of her arm while she was walking in Brackley yesterday (Tuesday).

The 43-year-old victim was walking her dog in a wooded area between Radstone Road and the Old Saw Mill at about 3.55pm, and she hit the man with her dog lead before managing to get away.

The man is described as white, aged between 30 and 33 years old, of slim and around 6’ tall. He had short, dark hair which was partially covering his forehead, brown eyes and wearing a black hooded top, dark blue jeans and black gloves.

Anyone with information should call Northamptonshire police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.