CCTV images released following Island burglary and sexual assault

By Press Release Feb 9, 2024

Do you recognise this man?

The police want to identify him as part of an investigation into a burglary that occurred at a house in Lark Rise, Newport, in the early hours of the morning on 22 December 2023.

This incident was reported on the evening of 26 December when police were told that a woman was kissed on the mouth by a man who had broken into her house. She was not hurt and nothing was stolen.

They have been following all lines of enquiry to investigate this incident and have obtained these CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to as part of enquiries.

If you know this man, please call police on 101 quoting 44230525947. You can also submit information online via iow.life/policereport.

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their anonymous online form at iow.life/crimestoppers.