Police investigating sexual assault on woman in Sleaford town centre

Police are investigating a report of a sexual assault on a woman in Sleaford.

The police cordon in White Hart Mews. EMN-200323-112515001
The police cordon in White Hart Mews. EMN-200323-112515001

Lincolnshire Police say the incident was reported to have happened near to the Bull and Dog pub in Southgate, Sleaford between 11pm and midnight on Friday night.

Passers-by in town on Saturday noticed police tape cordoning off an area of White Hart mews beside the Roman Catholic Church and a police vehicle and officer on guard.

A police spokesman added: “A 24-year-old man has been arrested in connection with this incident. He has been released on bail.”

Police incident in White Hart Mew. EMN-200323-112525001

Police are appealing for any witnesses in the area near to the Bull and Dog pub during the relevant times to contact police on 101 quoting incident 1 of March 21.