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Woman 'forced into car and sexually assaulted'

Police are urging a woman who witnesses the incident to come forward Credit: Google Maps

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman said she was forced into a car and later sexually assaulted.

Gwent Police said she identified the car during the incident on Caerleon Road in Newport:

At approximately 8.25pm yesterday, a 29-year-old woman was forced into the car of a man who was known to her outside of the Spar shop.

– Gwent Police

Officers say they are particularly keen to speak to a woman who went into the shop to ask staff to call the Police.

The woman is safe and is receiving specialist support.