Horrific moment female jogger is brutally attacked and forced to the ground by a mystery man dressed in black in broad daylight
- Footage emerged of moment jogger allegedly assaulted by man in Lidcombe
- Woman was running when she was allegedly approached from behind by man
- Police released footage asking for anyone who recognised man to speak up
Footage has emerged of the moment a woman was allegedly attacked by a man while on an evening jog.
The woman had been running along Railway Parade in Lidcombe, western Sydney, at 6.50pm on December 29.
She was then allegedly set upon by the man before he fled the scene prompting police to launch a desperate manhunt.
Police released CCTV footage on Friday as they pleaded for anyone who recognised the man to come forward.
Footage has emerged of the moment a woman was allegedly attacked by a man while on an evening jog
The woman is seen running in the footage before she is allegedly grabbed from behind by the man.
He is seen allegedly pulling the woman to the ground before she tries to fight him off.
The man flees the scene as the woman jumps back to her feet.
The man is aged between 20 to 25, 170cm tall and has a thin build with black shoulder length hair.
He is described as being of Asian appearance and was wearing a dark coloured t-shirt, track pants with white stripes and white shoes at the time.
Anyone with information can contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.
The woman had been running along Railway Parade in Lidcombe, western Sydney , at 6.50pm on December 29