Detectives have issued a CCTV image of a person they are asking to come forward, who may be able to assist with an investigation into sexual offences near Maidstone.
It is reported that during the early hours of 18 September 2020 a teenage girl was assaulted by a man, who she had earlier met whilst out with a friend in Ashford.
At around 1am, the victim travelled in a taxi with the man from Ashford train station to an address believed to be in Harrietsham, where the offences are alleged to have taken place.
Officers are continuing their enquiries to establish the full circumstances of the incident and believe the person pictured was in the area and could hold important information which will aid their investigation.
Detective Constable Sam Highwood said: ‘We would really like to speak to this man, who may be able to offer some important context to the circumstances surrounding these allegations. If you recognise him or have any information which can assist the investigation, please don’t hesitate to contact us.’