Sexual assault: fresh appeal

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Detectives investigating a serious sexual assault in the grounds of a library in Long Eaton have renewed an appeal for information.

A 30-year-old woman was walking through the town centre after leaving Manhattan’s nightclub in the early hours of Sunday, July 6.

She had been walking with a man who had joined her near to the nightclub. It is alleged that when they passed through the grounds of the library, the woman was sexually assaulted.

He attacker is described as white, in his mid 20s and between 5ft 8in and 6ft tall.

The assault happened between 3am and 4am.

Detective Inspector Brian Bilby, leading the investigation, said he wanted to hear from potential witnesses or anyone who might recognise the description.

He said: “It doesn’t matter how insignificant you think it is - if something seemed suspicious to you in any way then we want to know about it.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call DC 3247 Parkin on 101, quoting incident number 237 of July 6.