Cross-dressing Man WANTED After Attacking 16-Year-Old
A 16-year-old schoolgirl was assaulted by a man dressed in women’s clothes as she walked to a school bus stop in Parkdale yesterday morning.
The girl was walking alone down McSwain Street, Parkdale, at 8 am and was looking down at her books when she was approached by a man who began screaming at her.
The man chased her and threw coffee on her.
Cheltenham police are investigating whether there is a link between this attack and another on a 14-year-old girl at Mentone on July 19.
The girl in that incident was sat at Charman Road bus stop at 4:17 PM when she was approached by a crossdresser who threw faeces and urine at her.
The man is described as being between 50 to 60, with short grey hair, wearing a pink or red long-sleeved sweater, brown skirt and high-heeled shoes.
Police believe the man has been seen wearing a shoulder length dark brown wig.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Cheltenham Police on 9583 9767.