POLICE have traced a man they wanted to speak to after a 20-year-old woman was sexually assaulted in a York bar.

The woman, was touched inappropriately and propositioned by a man in Blue Fly on New Street, sometime between 11pm and 11.30pm on March 9, North Yorkshire Police said.

Officers had released an image of a man they wanted to speak to in connection but this afternoon said he has been traced.

It is believed that he is a university student.