Two sexual assaults reported in Ely Market Place this summer

Police officers are investigating reports of sexual assaults in Ely Market Place

Police officers are investigating reports of sexual assaults in Ely Market Place (File picture) - Credit: Steve Williams

Two sexual assaults are thought to have taken place in Ely Market Place this summer.

According to Cambridgeshire Constabulary, police officers are investigating a sexual assault which may have taken place at around 12.20pm on Saturday, July 9.

A similar incident reportedly took place in the afternoon of June 2.

Officers previously released an image of somebody they would like to speak to in connection with the reports.

A Cambridgeshire Constabulary spokesperson earlier said: "Officers are asking for the public’s help to identify the man in the image."

An updated police statement reads: "The man in the CCTV image has now been identified."