A WOMAN was sexually assaulted in a bar last weekend.

Images have been released by Cleveland Police of a man they wish to speak to in connection with the reported assault, which happened in Middlesbrough’s Dovecot Bar.

A 34-year-old woman was in the bar with friends when the man entered the bar, bought a drink and sat next to the group.

He then approached her and spoke to her briefly before sexually assaulting her and leaving the bar.

Anyone with information should contact PC Richard Belton on non-emergency number 101 quoting event 11933.