Officers are investigating an assault on an 18-year-old female in Landywood Lane, Cheslyn Hay on the evening of Tuesday, January 5.
The female was approached by a male at about 8.15pm as she walked along Landywood Lane near its junction with Rosewood Park.
He pushed her to the ground and kicked her a number of times on the leg and abdomen, causing bruising and swelling.
She was left badly shaken.
Several motorists who drove along the road at the time of the incident may have witnessed the assault or seen the offender. Officers are also keen to trace a woman who passed the victim shortly after the incident.
The male is described as around 18 years old, 5ft 8″ tall and of skinny build. He was dressed all in black with a scarf covering his face.
Anyone who has any information is asked to call 101, quoting incident 785 of January 5.
Alternatively, you can contact the independent crime-fighting charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111 or via its anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org. Details cannot be traced and you will not go to court.