Armadale Detectives are seeking to identify two men who assaulted and wounded a 35 year old woman as she was walking through bushland in Whitby around 6.30pm on 5 September 2020.


The woman was approached by the two men, before being grabbed and assaulted.  During the incident, she also received minor stab wounds.


Words exchanged between the three suggest it may have been a targeted attack.


Both men have then ran from the area towards the nearby railway line.


Police have released a composite image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.


One of the men is described as being fair skinned, with green eyes, a sandy coloured beard and was wearing a black hoody.


No description is available of the second man.


If you have any information about the identity of this man or details of this offence please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at You can remain anonymous if you wish and rewards are available once charges are laid.   Please quote Reference Number 9883.

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