Appeal to locate woman who helped distressed woman in Cheltenham
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Police are trying to locate a woman who is said to have assisted a distressed woman in Cheltenham earlier this month.
Detectives are appealing to identify the woman who was in the area of Fairview Road around 2.30am to 3.30am on Sunday 6 June.
She was described as wearing a colourful outfit which was a polka dot bodysuit and trousers.
Investigating officers have been provided with information that she may have helped a distressed woman near to The Curry Corner and Machine Mart.
The woman who required help is described as being white, aged in her 20s and has long blonde hair. She is receiving support from specialist officers.
Anyone who was in the area at that time and assisted or saw the distressed woman and has not yet spoken to officers is asked to contact police.
The appeal is in relation to an ongoing investigation where a 38-year-old man from Cheltenham was arrested on suspicion of rape. He has been released on police bail while enquiries continue.
You can provide information to police online by completing the update a crime report form and quoting incident 77 of 6 June: https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/
Alternatively you can call police on 101, quoting the same incident number.