Detectives rule out links between Sheffield sex attacks

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Detectives investigating a sex attack in a Sheffield suburb have ruled out links with any previous assaults.  

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An E-fit was recently produced of a man wanted over a sex attack on a woman in her 20s in Mosborough in the early hours of Tuesday, October 2.

An E-fit of a man produced after a sex attack in Mosborough earlier this month

An E-fit of a man produced after a sex attack in Mosborough earlier this month

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She was assaulted on land just off Station Road and Moss Way, Mosborough, and her attacker is still at large. 

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Local residents in the community felt the E-fit bore a resemblance to a man wanted over a sex attack in the same suburb two years ago.

An E-fit of a man produced after a woman, 63, was sexually assaulted in Mosborough in 2016

An E-fit of a man produced after a woman, 63, was sexually assaulted in Mosborough in 2016

On that occasion a 63-year-old woman was sexually assaulted while she was walking along a path near allotments, off Moss Way, Mosborough, at Tuesday, June 14, 2016.

Detectives released an E-fit of the suspect.

But today, South Yorkshire Police said ‘there are no links to other incidents at the moment’.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.