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Teenager sexually assaulted in Sudbury

Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious sexual assault in Sudbury Credit: ITV News Anglia

A teenager has been sexually assaulted in Sudbury.

Police were called to an area of grassland between First Avenue and Second Avenue around 3.30am this morning (Monday 28 May) after the victim, and 18-year-old woman, reported she was raped.

The suspect is described as:

  • a white male
  • with curly hair and a beard
  • Possibly wearing a dark leather jacket
  • It is believed he spoke with a foreign accent

The victim is being supported by specialist trained officers, as detectives investigate the incident.

Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area between 2.30am and 3.30am.

Officers are urging members of the public to remain vigilant when out at night.