Sex Attack Investigation Called Off

An investigation into a sex attack on a teenage girl in Leigh Park's been called off.

The 17-year-old involved has now withdrawn the allegation.

She claimed she was attacked in woods last Thursday night (17th November) as she walked home from Havant town centre.

Detectives continued their investigation over the weekend, including conducting interview and carrying out inquiries, they announced that the investigation was over. But they now say that no assault took place.

Detective Inspector Dave Sackman says "Following a thorough investigation over the weekend, we are now content that no assault took place and would like to reassure the community who live and travel in this area."