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Ipswich – Man arrested following sexual assault

A man has been arrested following a sexual assault in Ipswich.

The incident took place at some point between 4.10am and 5.35am on Friday 20 March, when a woman, aged in her 20s, was sexually assaulted by an unknown male at the junction with Willoughby Road and Burrell Road.

A 42-year-old man was arrested yesterday, Sunday 22 March. He was taken to Martlesham Police Investigation Centre where he was questioned and subsequently released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Anyone who may have heard anything or anyone with any information is asked to contact Suffolk police, quoting crime reference 37/17079/20

Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999

Previous release | 20 March 2020

Police are appealing for witnesses following a sexual assault in Ipswich.

The incident took place at some point between 4.10am and 5.35am today, Friday 20 March, when a woman, aged in her 20s, was sexually assaulted by an unknown male at the junction with Willoughby Road and Burrell Road.

A police cordon remains in place while an investigation is carried out.

The victim is being supported by specialist trained officers as detectives have been undertaking initial enquiries into this incident.

Additional police officers will also be on patrol in the area to provide reassurance to the local community.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the incident, saw anything suspicious or who may have been in or around the area and have seen a woman and a male walking towards Burrell Road at approximately 5.30am to come forward. This includes anyone who may have been driving in the area or who may have captured any relevant dash-cam footage.

Anyone who may have heard anything or anyone with any information is asked to contact Suffolk police, quoting crime reference 37/17079/20

Website – http://www.suffolk.police.uk/contact-us/existing-report-update

Crimestoppers – Contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form: www.crimestoppers-uk.org

Phone – Call 101

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999