Woman sexually assaulted in Northamptonshire town

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A woman has been sexually assaulted in Rothwell.

A police spokesman said: “Police are investigating an incident where a woman in her 30s was sexually assaulted in the area of the pocket park near Glendon Road, Rothwell, between 10pm and 10.25pm on Wednesday, May 6.

“A 42-year-old man was arrested last night and is helping police with their inquiries into the alleged incident.”

Officers are appealing for anyone who may have been in the area last night or who may have any information about the incident to come forward.

Witnesses or anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.