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.


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.