Image released after sexual assault at M40 service station

Police would like to speak to this man after a ten-year-old boy was sexually assaulted at Cherwell Services on the M40 on August 23. NNL-150921-103024001
Police would like to speak to this man after a ten-year-old boy was sexually assaulted at Cherwell Services on the M40 on August 23. NNL-150921-103024001

Police have released an image of a man they want to speak to after a ten-year-old boy was sexually assaulted at Cherwell Valley Services at junction ten of the M40.

The incident happened at about 3pm on Sunday, August 23 when the boy was in the toilets at the service station and was touched over his clothing by a man.

James Guinivan, designated investigator from Local CID based at Banbury Police Station, said: “We are keen to speak to anyone with information about this incident.

“We would like to speak to the man shown in the image as he may have information which could help with police enquiries.

“If you have any information or recognise the man in the image please call the 24-hour Thames Valley Police Enquiry Centre on 101.”

If you don’t want to speak directly to police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.