Quakers Hill police are calling for information from the public after a teenage girl was indecently assaulted in Glenwood this morning.
A 17-year-old girl was walking along a causeway on Shaun Drive about 10.10am today, Thursday, May 24 when a man stepped out from behind a wall and confronted her.
Police have been told the man then forcefully grabbed the girl, pinned her up against a fence and indecently assaulted her.
She was able to fight the offender off, causing him to flee the scene.
Police were notified a short time later and have commenced an investigation into the matter.
Detectives would like to speak to a man who has been described as having an olive complexion, being aged approximately 20-25.
He was described as being 170 centimetres tall with a large build, unshaven facial stubble with dark brown hair, acne scars, bushy brown eyebrows and light blue eyes.
Officers said he was last seen wearing a black hooded jumper, orange cap, denim jeans and thongs, he also smelt of intoxicating liquor and cigarettes.
Anyone who witnessed the incident or can provide any further information is asked to contact Quakers Hill Police or Crime Stoppers, 1800 333 000.