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Update: Appeal for public assistance, Brisbane City

Police have charged man following a public appeal to help identify an individual allegedly involved in the sexual assault of a woman in Brisbane City earlier this month.

It will be alleged that around 10.25pm on March 24, a group of men approached two women handing out business cards outside a licensed premises on Eagle Street.

One of the men allegedly inappropriately touched one of the women on the chest, leaving her with an injury to her breast.

He also allegedly took a number of business cards the woman was holding before the group fled on foot north on Eagle Street towards Charlotte Street, entering a Mexican restaurant.

Following a public appeal yesterday, over twenty separate reports were made to police via Crime Stoppers and social media which assisted detectives.

A 19-year-old Ashgrove man has been charged with one count of sexual assault and is due to appear in Brisbane Magistrates Court on April 13.

Anyone with information which could assist with this matter should contact Crime Stoppers anonymously via 1800 333 000 or crimestoppers.com.au 24hrs a day.

Crime Stoppers is a registered charity and community volunteer organisation working in partnership with the Queensland Police Service.

For all non-urgent police reporting or general police inquiries contact Policelink on 131 444 or Policelink.qld.gov.au 24hrs a day.

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