Woman, 18, attacked in Corby

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A woman was punched in the face by a man in an attack in Corby.

The 18-year-old was in Copenhagen Road, near the junction with Thetford Close, when the assault happened at 7.50pm on Tuesday (January 7).

A police spokesman said; “She was walking towards the Danesholme estate from a bus stop in Oakley Road when the man approached her and punched her in the face, before running off towards Viking Way.”

The attacker was white, in his early 20s and was wearing dark coloured clothing and trainers with a yellow pattern on them.

Witnesses are asked to call the police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.