Woman sexually assaulted on Loughborough street

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a woman was assaulted in a Loughborough street.

The woman was approached by a man on Trinity Street at around 7.30pm on Wednesday 23 October, where she was sexually assaulted.

The woman is being supported by specialist officers.

A 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the offence and is being questioned.

Enquiries remain ongoing and officers are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time or who has information to get in touch.

Detective Inspector Gareth Goddard said: “Support is being provided to the victim as we continue to carry out full enquiries in the area following this report.”

“We are now asking anyone who was in the area on Wednesday evening, and who has not yet spoken with us, to make contact.”

“Please think back to anything you may have seen or heard which caused you concern. Or if you have any CCTV or dashcam footage from around the area at the time, please check this to see if it can assist with our enquiries.”

If you think you can help with the enquiry, please call Leicestershire Police on 101.

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