Man, 56, arrested in Soham after attempted sexual assault

PUBLISHED: 09:29 02 August 2019 | UPDATED: 14:47 02 August 2019

Man arrested in connection with an attempted sexual assault in High Street, Soham yesterday (Aug 1). Picture: GOOGLE EARTH

Man arrested in connection with an attempted sexual assault in High Street, Soham yesterday (Aug 1). Picture: GOOGLE EARTH

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A man has been arrested in connection with an attempted sexual assault in Soham.

The 56-year-old was arrested in Ely yesterday afternoon (Aug 1) at 4.15pm following the incident on Soham High Street.

He was arrested on suspicion of two counts of sexual assault on a woman - one relating to yesterday, the other June 28.

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He is still in custody at Parkside Police Station this morning (Aug 2).

A post on Policing East Cambridgeshire Facebook page read: "We would like to reassure the residents of Soham that the suspect has been located and arrested and is currently in Parkside custody awaiting an interview."


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