A PENSIONER was indecently assaulted while she was gardening at her home in Newsome Road, Newsome.
The 64-year-old was disturbed by a youth standing in the garden, who asked her the time and then subjected her to an indecent assault.
Pushing him away, the woman ran inside, yelling at him to leave.
The youth was described as African Caribbean, aged 14 or 15. He was very dark skinned and 5ft 6in to 5ft 7in tall.
He wore a blue hooded top possibly with a white stripe around the chest.
The hood was up. He also wore blue trousers.
Anyone with information about the incident, which took place at noon last Friday, should contact Pc Chris Knowles on 01484 436863.