Sexual assault : arrest

February 24 2020

A 28-YEAR-OLD man has been arrested in connection with the sexual assault of a woman on Ashley Road in Bristol on 1 February.
The assault happened as the woman was walking home from a night out in the early hours of Saturday, 1 February. It took place in the garden of a house near to the junction of Ashley Road with Albert Park. The woman's shouts alerted the householders who saw a man making off and called 999.
The arrest followed a CCTV appeal issued on 14 February.
The man remains in police custody as enquiries continue.