Man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault

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A 25-year-old man from has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault after an incident on Saturday.

Thames Valley Police is now appealing for information to the incident that happened at about 10.25pm, A 17-year-old girl was walking in Avebury Boulevard, towards Lower Tenth Street, when a man approached her and touched her inappropriately. He ran off towards Secklow Gate after being disturbed by a member of the public.

The man is described as South East Asian, aged between 18 and 25-years-old, about 5ft 9ins tall, very slim, with thick black bushy eyebrows. He spoke with a local accent and was wearing a baseball cap, a black jacket, dark jeans and light coloured trainers.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any other information which could assist police with their investigation is asked to contact PC Barbara Dragt via the 24-hour Police Enquiry Centre on 0845 8 505 505. If you don’t want to speak to police or give your name, please call the Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.