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Woman raped at St James Hospital in Leeds

The man police want to speak to in connection with the rape of a woman in St James Hospital Image copyright West Yorkshire Police
Image caption The rape happened in the disabled toilets of the Gledhow Wing of St James Hospital

A woman has been raped in a disabled toilet at a Leeds hospital.

Detectives are hunting for a man after the assault in the toilets on the Gledhow Wing of St James Hospital.

Police have released a picture of a man detectives want to speak to in connection with the attack, which happened at 10:10 BST on Sunday.

He is described as "Eastern European" with a receding hairline, in his mid-40s and was wearing a white shirt, blue jeans and white trainers.

He has tattoos on his neck and chest.

Det Insp John Dexter, of Leeds CID, said: "I would appeal to anyone who knows anything about the incident or knows the man pictured to call CID on 101."

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