WANTED: Identikits of two suspects in connection with a kidnap and sexual assault case.

Mitchells Plain police need your help tracing these two suspects, wanted for the attempted kidnapping and sexual assault of a 17-year-old girl.

Police spokesman Lieutenant Colonel Andrè Traut says the two men attacked a teenager in June, and tried to force her into a taxi.

“On 7 June, the two suspects, accompanied by a third man, approached the victim and attempted to forced her into a taxi and also sexually assaulted her in Merrydale Street, Portlands,” says Traut.

“The victim, who is 17, managed to escape.

“The one suspect is between 30 and 35 years of age and 1.75 metres tall and well built.

“The second suspect is between 20 and 25 years and 1.65 meters tall and of slender build.

“The victim could not describe the third suspect.”

If you recognise the suspects, please contact Mitchells Plain FCS on 021 376 9860 or Crime Stop on 08600 10111.