Serious sexual assault in Basingstoke

Police are appealing for information after an alleged serious sexual assault occurred in Basingstoke town centre in the early hours of this morning (Monday 21st October).

The incident is reported to have happened in the Feathers Lane / Red Lion Lane area at about 1am.

A 20-year-old girl from Tadley was seriously sexually assaulted.

A 37-year-old man from Basingstoke has been arrested in connection with this incident and is currently in police custody.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Det Con Kenny at Basingstoke CID on 101 or call the charity Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111, where information can be left anonymously.