POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a woman was assaulted in Sunderland City Centre.
The 26-year-old was attacked in Derwent Street shortly before 1am on Friday, January 16.
Police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to. He is described as in his twenties, with a distinctive tattoo on the left side of his head of a star with a dust trail.
Anyone who may have witnessed this incident or recognises the man in the image can contact police on 101, quoting incident number 36 16/01/15 or call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.