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Appeal for witnesses following sexual assaults - Leamington

Warwickshire Police is appealing for witnesses or information following an incident in Leamington on Saturday 13 October.

Between 5am-5.30am, two women in their twenties were sexually assaulted by a male on Bedford Street.

The offender is described as a white male of a medium build, around 5'10", with dark brown hair. He was reported to have been wearing a blue jacket and black jeans. 

A 17-year-old boy from Coventry has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault. He has been released under investigation.   
 
Investigating officer, Detective Constable Edward Doxey from Warwickshire Police, said: "A comprehensive investigation is ongoing and as part of our enquiries, we would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the offence.

"In particular, we would also like to speak to an Asian male who was seen getting out of a taxi at this time and may have witnessed part of the incident.

"If anyone has any information in relation to the offence, please call Warwickshire Police on 101 quoting incident reference 64 of 13 October 2018."

Information can also be given anonymously in the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or via their website.

Issued: 2.10pm, Monday 5 November, HCB, Corporate Communications

Published 05/11/18