Elderly woman indecently assaulted at aged care facility

Detectives are investigating after an elderly woman was indecently assaulted last month.

Just before 8.30am on May 11, a man entered an aged care facility on Dudley Road at Charlestown and indecently assaulted the resident.

Police said the man fled when they were alerted.

The woman, aged in her 90s, was not injured during the incident but was taken to hospital to be looked at.

Police wish to speak to this man in relation to an indecent assault in Charlestown. Source: NSW Police

Officers investigating the incident have released a CCTV image of a man they believe can help with their inquiries.

The man is described as Caucasian, aged in his 60s and 170 to 175 centimetres tall with a medium build and grey hair.

He was wearing a grey jumper with blue across the chest, dark-coloured shorts and dark socks and joggers.

Police are urging anyone with information to come forward.