Man arrested after Corby sex assault

Detectives investigating a sexual assault have arrested a Corby man.

Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, 10:39 am
Updated Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, 10:40 am

Police have been working around the clock after the victim, a woman in her 20s, was attacked on Sunday (January 19).

She was in Ribblesdale Avenue in the town, near the junction with Occupation Road, when a man assaulted her at some point between 3.30am and 4am.

A 30-year-old man from Corby has since been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and released under investigation pending further enquiries.

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Police are investigating

Police are continuing to appeal for anyone with information to come forward.

A spokesman said: "Witnesses, anyone with information, or anyone with dash-cam footage of the area at the time of the offence should call Northamptonshire Police on 101.

"Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111."