Dog walker fights off attacker in woods

police tape stock pic
police tape stock pic

A 43-year-old woman fought off an attacker with a dog lead while walking in a wooded area on the outskirts of Brackley this week.

Just before 4pm on Tuesday, February 5 the woman was walking her dog between Radstone Road and the Old Sawmills site.

A man described as slim, 6ft tall, aged between 30 and 33, with short dark hair partially covering his forehead, approached from behind and grabbed her arm.

Witnesses should call police on 101.