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Information Sought Over Murray Bridge Sexual Assault

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Police want to question four men over a violent sexual assualt on a Murray Bridge mother.

Around 12.30am on Tuesday 7 January, a woman went into her driveway to put rubbish in her bin when she was grabbed from behind by a stranger, put into a headlock and sexually assaulted.

A second man in the vicinity called out to the offender and he ran off, last seen heading north on Joyce Street, Murray Bridge.

Police commissioner Graham Tomkins said support has been offered to the woman and they are monitoring her closely.

CCTV identified in the area shows four men walking in a northerly direction along Joyce Street, Murray Bridge around the time of the attack. Police would like to speak to these men as they may be able to assist with the investigation.

Detectives are appealing for anyone with any information to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or online at crimestopperssa.com.au – you can remain anonymous.

Anyone who may have been driving in the vicinity of Joyce Street or Swanport Road around 12.30am is asked to check dashcam footage. Any images or footage can be submitted to Police via the uWitnessIt webpage by clicking here: https://sapol.au.evidence.com/axon