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Appeal after Northallerton sexual assault

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Police in Northallerton are appealing for witnesses following a report of a sexual assault.

It's believed to have happened on Wooden Hill Lane in Romanby, off Ainderby Road just after 7pm on the night of Sunday 13 August (2017).

The victim was walking along the lane near kennels at the back of the football field when a man walked past her and touched her sexually through her clothing.

Police are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time, and in particular are keen to speak to a man who stopped to talk to the victim before the incident happened.

The man - and anyone who was in the Wooden Hill Lane area of Northallerton between 6.30pm and 7.15pm on Sunday 13 August is being urged to contact the police.


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