Police are appealing for witnesses following a report of a sexual assault in Bradford last night.

Bradford District CID would like to speak to anyone who has information about the incident, and in particular, a man who may have disturbed the attacker.

The incident is believed to have taken place at about 9pm on Otley Road at the junction with Barmby Road, while the victim, a 48-year-old woman, was walking to work on the road near to the cemetery.

As she walked near to the junction she was grabbed from behind by a man and assaulted.