A woman was dragged from her vehicle and
raped in the car park of a John Lewis.
Police are hunting her attacker, who was
described as an Asian man with a “very
distinctive” pockmarked face.
The man opened her car door, which was on
the far side of the car park, dragged her out,
and raped her in some nearby bushes.
It took place on Friday at 7pm in the car park
of the John Lewis in Cheadle, near Stockport,
Manchester. The woman is in her 20s.
Police described her attacker as of medium
build, around 40 years old, with black hair and
thick black ‘monobrow’ eyebrows.
Detective Inspector Richard Ennis said: “This
young lady has suffered a deeply traumatic
ordeal and we have a team of detectives who
are working on this case to try and identify the
man that did this to her.
“We believe that the area close to where the
victim was parked in her car is used as a cut-
through between Wilmslow-Handforth by-pass
and the junction of Wilmslow Road and
Etchells Road and we are appealing for anyone
that may have seen a man fitting this
description hanging around this area, to please
get in touch.
“The description of this attacker is very
distinctive, with deep pock-type scars on his
face and I am hoping that this may jog
someone’s memory to call us, so we can find
the person responsible and take him off our