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Police are hunting for a man who sexually assaulted a woman at a music festival


Detectives are appealing for public assistance after a woman was sexually assaulted at the Groovin’ the Moo festival in Bendigo on Saturday April 30. 

Police have been told the 20-year-old woman was dancing alone at the music festival around 4pm. 

A man grabbed her from behind and sexually assaulted her before a passer-by saw her in distress and came to help.

The man got away, he is believed to be aged 18-years-old, 183cm tall, slim build with blue eyes, light coloured hair and a pale complexion. 

At the time of the assault he was wearing a white shirt with ‘Premiers’ written on the back and had an injured arm in a red sling. 

A photo has been released of a man they believe can assist them with their enquiries. 

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