Police appeal for witness after woman was pushed to floor and pinned down
POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a woman was approached by two men, pushed to the floor and had her legs pinned down.
At approximatley 8pm on Friday September 20, a woman was stopped on her bicycle in Corkscrew Lane, Taunton having been flashed down by a man wearing a navy smart suit and short cropped hair.
He used a torch to slow her down and stop her and then he checked out her bike.
He asked her where she was going and she told him home and that she was coming from work.
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She then saw a second man stood nearby who was scruffy in appearance and had dark curly messy hair and wearing dirty Wellington boots.
The first man then pushed her to the floor and pinned her there. She kicked her legs out and the second man held her legs by the ankles.
A vehicle then came around the corner and the two men fled in a light blue BMW which was parked in the lane.
The vehicle asked her if she was ok and she said that she was. The vehicle then drove off.
If anyone saw the incident or was the driver of the vehicle who offered assistance, please contact the police with your details on 101.