Alleged assault at Launceston Gorge

Police are looking for a man who allegedly assaulted a woman at the Gorge last week.

The alleged assault happened about 5.30pm on Thursday, January 30, at the First Basin near the rotunda and involved a woman and a middle-aged man.

Police are seeking assistance from the public who may have seen the incident and wish to speak with a man who is believed to have intervened.

This man has been described as being older, of slim build and wearing a long-sleeved, high-visibility yellow jacket.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Crime Stoppers or Launceston Police on 6339 3945, reference number OR-481850.