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2 August 2013, 17:15 | Updated: 2 August 2013, 17:19
Police are investigating a serious sex attack in Bournemouth.
A girl was attacked in a street by a man in the Queen's Park area near Bournemouth Crematorium on Wednesday night.
Police released the following statement to Heart:
"At 11.47pm on Wednesday 31 July 2013 Dorset Police received a report of an alleged serious sexual assault on a 17-year-old girl from Bournemouth along Strouden Avenue in Bournemouth.
"A 27-year-old Bournemouth man has been arrested in relation to this incident and his helping officers with their enquiries."
Officers carried out a major search in the area which involved dogs and the police helicopter.