Man arrested over sexual assault on young woman

A MAN has been arrested after a young woman was sexually assaulted in a town centre kebab shop.

The incident took place in Flames Kebab Shop, in Havelock Road, between 3am and 3.30am on Sunday, December 16.

The 22-year-old local woman was assaulted from behind as she spoke to another man, and was left shaken but not physically injured.

A 19-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, and has been released on police bail until January 14 while enquiries continue.

Detective sergeant Tony Webb said; “We would like to talk to anyone who saw what happened, and in particular to the man who the victim was speaking with at the time. If you can help please call us via 101 quoting serial 0241 of 16/12. You can also call independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”