A MUM and her young child were sexually assaulted on their way home from school.
The woman and her seven-year-old daughter from Coventry were in Knight Avenue, in the Stoke area of the city, on Tuesday when the attack took place.
The woman and her seven-year-old daughter from Coventry were attacked in this alley[/caption]
The family were followed by a man who allegedly tried touching both of them inappropriately at around 3.30pm.
They managed to get to safety and subsequently informed police, CoventryLive reported.
West Midlands Police is investigating the incident.
In a statement, police said: “Anyone with information is urged to contact us via Live Chat on our website quoting 20/617960/22.”
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Details can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via www.crimestoppers-uk.org.