Police hunt sex predator who attacked woman at Wanneroo Showground

Police hunt sex predator who attacked woman at Wanneroo Showground

POLICE are hunting a sexual predator (see police composite picture on the right) who has evaded them since May after attacking a woman in Wanneroo.

The offender assaulted the 21-year-old victim as she waited at the front of Wanneroo Showground after a function about 11pm on May 22.

She was standing near the football oval fence line opposite the pavilion when the man began talking to her.

Police said he pushed her up against the fence and sexually assaulted her. The victim described the predator as 20 to 25 years old and about 175cm tall with stocky build, dark hair and a stubbly beard.

He was wearing a black T-shirt, baggy dark jeans and white shoes with black on the side.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.