Man On The Run After Attempted Sexual Assault On Sydney Street

A man who tried to sexually assault a woman while she was standing on an inner Sydney street is still on the loose.

Police are looking for the man, who forced himself on the 28-year-old woman when she was standing on the corner of Terminus Street at Petersham about 1.30am on Thursday.

Police said he tried to sexually assault the woman but she pushed him away and both fled in opposite directions.

Police are hunting for the man following the attempted assault last Thursday. Image: NSW Police

The man, aged in his 20's, drove past the woman on Crystal Street soon after and tried to speak to her before driving off.

Detectives are urging anyone with information to come forward.