Detectives have released a CCTV image of a man they want to after a student was sexually assaulted at the University of Bradford.

West Yorkshire Police said the 21-year-old woman was grabbed by a man as she made her way home in the early hours of Monday at the University of Bradford complex.

She tried to push him away, but he held onto her wrists and sexually assaulted her, before she was able to punch him in the chest and leave.

The suspect is described as an Asian male, in his 20s, 5ft 6” with a short trimmed beard. His clothing was distinctive (as pictured) a black t-shirt with the words ‘Toyko, NYC and Paris’ emblazoned on his chest. He was also wearing a hooded top.

Detective Inspector Damian Simpson, of Bradford District Safeguarding, said: “The victim was left shaken and extremely distressed as a result of this incident.

“I am releasing this CCTV image today and I hope that members of the public will recognise the male pictured as we continue to investigate.”

Anyone with any information about this incident, or recognise the male pictured is asked to contact the police as soon as possible quoting crime reference number 13180230190 via the Bradford District hub on 01274 376607.

Information can also be passed to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.