Hunt for Byford rapist

Hunt for Byford rapist

Police would like to speak to this man aged in his early 20s.

Police are on the hunt for a man who broke into a Byford home and indecently assaulted a woman on Monday.

About midday on March 14, the 46-year-old woman was confronted by a man, who had entered her home while armed with a small knife.

He threatened the woman before forcing her into another room where he indecently assaulted her.

He then fled the home.

The man was described as being aged between 20 to 25 years with fair skin and short blond hair with a long fringe.

He was believed to be about 183 centimetres tall and of slight build.

He was wearing a red and blue horizontal striped short sleave shirt with a collar, blue denim jeans and a black belt that had a gold coloured square open buckle.

Police would like to speak to anyone who was in the area of Warrington Road, Mead Street and Gordin Way about the time of the incident who may have seen the man.

Call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report the information at