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Man on run over Gold Coast sex assault

A teenage girl has been assaulted on a Gold Coast street, with police releasing an image of her alleged attacker.

The girl was walking at Varsity Lakes about 8.10pm on Saturday when a man tried to snatch the bag off her shoulder and touched her inappropriately, police say.

She managed to run to safety and a computer-generated image has been released of her alleged attacker.

He's described as Caucasian, about 30 years old, and 180cm tall with blond hair, wearing a black hoodie, dark grey tracksuit pants and orange shoes.

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