Teenage girl sexually assaulted on golf course in Rotherham

A teenage girl was sexually assaulted as she walked across a golf course in Rotherham.

A girl was attacked as she walked though Pheonix Golf Course, Brinsworth

The 16-year-old was targeted on Pheonix Golf Course, Brinsworth, at around 9pm on Saturday, December 29.

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South Yorkshire Police said she was approached from behind by an 'unknown man' and sexually assaulted.

A girl was attacked as she walked though Pheonix Golf Course, Brinsworth

The attacker was wearing dark blue ripped jeans, a light blue denim jacket and brown, smart shoes.

PC Richard Stump said: 'A thorough investigation is underway and at this stage we are treating this as an isolated incident.

'We are working with the victim and her family to offer them support and reassurance.

'It is incredibly important that anyone who has any information contacts us.'

Call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote crime reference number 14/189036/18.