Arrest made following report of sexual assault in Swindon

By Jessica Durston - 13 March 2023


A man has been arrested following a report of a serious sexual assault in Swindon.

The police received a report that a woman had been sexually assaulted near to Commercial Road at approximately 4.45am on the morning of 11 March.

A man in his 20s has been arrested in connection with the incident and remains in custody in Gablecross for questioning.

Enquiries are ongoing and a cordon has been put in place which will remain while detectives continue with their investigation. 

Anyone who witnessed the incident is being asked to call 101 and quote crime reference number 54230026466.

Alternatively, members of the public can call CrimeStoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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