Young girl sexually assaulted by man in cinema

Police are on the hunt for a man accused of sexually assaulting a young girl in a Melbourne Cinema.

The 13-year-old girl was watching a movie in Glen Waverley on Saturday, 20 February when a man entered the cinema and sat two seats down from the teen and placed a coat between them.

During the movie the man allegedly reached under the coat and sexually assaulted the young girl.


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He was confronted by the girl’s mother and ran from the cinema when she went to report him to staff.

The offender is perceived to be Asian, in his 20s with a medium to solid build and black short hair.

At the time of the offence he was wearing tan pants, blue zip top and glasses.