POLICE have released a picture of a man they would like to speak to following a suspected sexual assaulted in Bridgwater.

Avon and Somerset Police are appealing to anybody who may have information relating to an incident in Penel Orlieu between 1-1.30am on Saturday, May 11, to come forward.

The police said in a statement: “Police are keen to speak with the man pictured as they believe he could aid their enquiries. 

“He is white, approximately 6ft tall, of average build, with short, dark hair. He is shown wearing a blue T-shirt, a body warmer and dark trousers. 

“The victim, walking with a group of friends, had been in Penel Orlieu, in Bridgwater, heading in the direction of West Street when two unknown males walked past them.

“One of the men inappropriately touched the victim before he continued walking away from them towards the town centre.”

Anybody with information should contact police on 101 quoting reference 5224121915.