15 Year Old Girl Assaulted in Park

7 June 2011, 06:00

Police in Watford are investigating a serious sexual assault on a 15 year old girl by three men in a park.

The attack happened in the grounds of the Riverside Recreation Ground on Friday night.

Officers were called to the scene just before 11pm. They attackers are described as three black males.
Detective Sergeant Heath Monk from the Sexual Offences Investigation Unit is leading the investigation and said:

"Understandably, reports of this nature cause concern within our communities but I would like to reassure members of the public my officers are carrying out a number of lines of inquiry in relation to this.
"I would like to ask for help from members of the public who may have vital information to contact police. If you were in the park between 9pm and 11pm and saw anything at all you think could be important to our investigation, please call Hertfordshire Constabulary on 0845 3300 222."