Ribbleton man wanted after woman is raped in Preston

A man from Ribbleton is wanted after a woman in her 20s suffered a serious sexual assault in Preston last weekend.

Thursday, 16th July 2020, 12:39 pm
Updated Thursday, 16th July 2020, 12:50 pm

Police are searching for Michael Foster, 32, from Hodder Brook in Moor Nook, who is wanted in connection with the attack which happened in the early hours of Saturday morning (July 11).

Detectives said a rape investigation is underway after officers were called to a home in the city where a woman in her 20s had suffered a serious sexual assault.

Det Con Sue Wilson, of Preston CID, said: "We are keen to speak to Michael Foster and would urge him to come forward as soon as possible.

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Michael Foster, of Hodder Brook, Ribbleton, is wanted after a woman suffered a serious sexual assault in Preston on Saturday (July 11). Pic: Lancashire Police

"We want to speak to him in connection with a rape investigation in Preston.

"If you have seen him or know where he is, please come forward and contact us."

Anyone with information can call 101 or email [email protected] or [email protected] quoting log 0369 of July 11. In an emergency you should still call 999.