Woman sexually assaulted in Hightown

A WOMAN has been sexually assaulted in Hightown.

The 42-year-old was walking along Halifax Road near the Packhorse Pub at 1am on Sunday after leaving Hightown Club when she was grabbed from behind by a man.

She kicked out and he let go of her and ran off towards the Windybank Estate.

He was white, in his early 30s, about 6ft and medium build. He had dark brown hair, was unshaven with a full moustache.

He was wearing a light grey hooded top.

Any witnesses, or anyone with information is asked to contact DC Maxine Coulson-Robinson at Dewsbury CID on 01924 431012 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.