Police appeal for information following allegation of kidnapping and assault in Ealing

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses in relation to an allegation of kidnap and assault in west London.

At some time between 10:00hrs and 11:00hrs on Friday, 18 August, a woman, who is aged in her early 20s, was approached by two men in a silver car in Haven Green, close to Ealing Broadway Underground Station - writes met.police.

The driver was an Asian man, aged in his late 20s. In the passenger seat was a white male, described as being tanned, aged in his early 20s.

The passenger - who was known to the woman - got out of the car and pulled the woman into the back seat before getting in with her. All three then drove away.

On the morning of Tuesday, 22 August the woman was found in the West Ealing area and was helped by a female member of public. The victim would have been in a distressed state and required clothing.

The victim received medical treatment.

Officers would like to speak with the member of public who assisted, who was aged in her late teens to early 20s; she spoke with an Irish accent and had purple hair.

A 21-year-old man was arrested in connection with investigation and has been bailed to return on a date in mid-September.

Enquiries continue.

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