Man arrested after alleged sexual assault in Chesterfield

Police have confirmed a man has been arrested after an alleged sexual assault near Chesterfield railway station over the weekend.

Monday, 26th July 2021, 2:41 pm
Updated Monday, 26th July 2021, 2:42 pm

The incident is thought to have occurred in the early hours of Sunday, sometime between midnight and 3am, in the location of Crow Lane.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesperson said: “A 25-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and has been released on bail.”

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Police investigations are ongoing.

No further details have been released by the force at this stage.

Residents reported seeing a cordon and police activity in the railway station area on Sunday.

Anyone with information about the alleged crime is asked to contact DC Rebecca King via the following methods, quoting reference number 21000416335.

Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

Twitter – direct message the force’s contact centre on @DerPolContact

Website – complete the online contact form at www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us

Phone – call 101

People can also anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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