'Grey-haired' rape witness sought by Sussex Police
- 28 September 2013
- From the section Sussex
A "grey-haired" woman who may have witnessed a 20-year-old woman being raped is being sought by police.
The victim was reported to have been raped at about 02:30 BST on Friday in Warrior Gardens, St Leonards-on-Sea.
Sussex Police said a grey-haired woman was in the area at the time and shouted out, causing the attacker to run away.
Det Insp Gavin Patch appealed for her to come forward. He said: "Police are looking at local connections which the suspect may have."