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Teenager accused of wasting police time over sexual assault claims

A teenager has been reported for summons for wasting police time in connection with a sexual assault allegation.

The 17-year-old girl had alleged she had been attacked at Racecourse Park, off Southwell Road, at about 8.30pm on Friday 2 May, while walking through the park.

Detectives re-interviewed the girl on Thursday.

“There was a lot of concern from local people about this attack, and we have carried out a full investigation which led to the alleged victim being re-interviewed. After speaking to officers last night, she has subsequently been accused of wasting police time over the allegation.

– Nottinghamshire Police