COPS are hunting a suspect after a woman was raped by a stranger in a nightclub.
Officers say the victim, in her 30s, was attacked on June 1 between 2-4am at Lakota Club in Bristol.
Cops are hunting this man after a woman was raped
Police want to identify a man shown on CCTV – appearing to be in his mid-20s, with an average build, full beard and moustache.
He was wearing a gold or yellow durag head covering, a black hooded top with white writing down the left arm and an image across the chest, along with black shorts and black trainers.
DI Andy Fox said: “This is a horrifying incident in which a woman was raped when on a night out with friends in Bristol.
“She has shown incredible strength and bravery in reporting this to us and we’re ensuring she has access to any support services she needs.
“A large number of enquiries have been completed since this incident in the summer and we are now in a position to release CCTV of a man who we hope can aid our investigation.
“We’d like to reassure the public that we believe this to be an isolated incident at this time, but would urge anyone who can help provide information as to who this man is, or witnessed this incident, contacts us or Crimestoppers.”
Police are asking that anyone who recognises man or was present at the club, please call 101 and quote reference 5222129375 if you can provide information.
If you are a victim of rape or sexual assault, please come forward. It is never too late to report offences to police.
Victims of rape or sexual assault, recent or non-recent, can self-refer to The Bridge, a Sexual Assault Referral Centre available 24/7 365 days a year. Visit their website at www.thebridgecanhelp.org.uk or call 0117 342 6999.
You can also visit www.thisisnotanexcuse.org for details of charities and organisations who are experts in supporting victims.