Norwich: Police Investigate Sexual Assault

9 June 2012, 10:08 | Updated: 9 June 2012, 10:10

Police are investigating after a sexual assault in the Riverside Road area of Norwich.

Police were called at about 5am this morning (Saturday 9 June) to Bishopgate Bridge area of Norwich after receiving a report that a woman had been the victim of a serious sexual assault.

The 30 year old woman was walking along Riverside Road when a man, thought to be known to the victim, grabbed her and attacked her.

The victim was badly shaken and has been taken to the N and N Hospital for treatment. Enquiries are on going to locate the suspect.

The woman will be spoken to later today by specialist-trained officers to establish the exact circumstances surrounding the incident. A seal is currently in place at the location and enquiries are ongoing.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has any knowledge of the incident should contact Norfolk Constabulary on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.