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Woman targeted in Aberdeen in possible 'sexual incident'

Police have appealed for information after a woman was assaulted in Aberdeen in what may have been a sexually-motivated incident.

The woman was in the Spring Garden and Gerrard Street area at about 01:40 on Saturday when the assault happened.

The male suspect was described as aged between 20 and 40, of stocky build, with dark receding hair.

Det Ch Insp David Hadden said: "It may be that the incident was sexually motivated."

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