Man arrested in Humberside for alleged sexual assaults on girls 8 and 10 in Whittlesey

10:48 02 September 2014

Whittlesey sign

Whittlesey sign

Archant

A man has been arrested after two young girls were sexually assaulted in Whittlesey.

Police were called to reports that two girls, aged eight and 10, had been assaulted by a man in the town on Sunday evening.

Enquiries were carried out and a 50-year-old man was arrested in Humberside last night.

He is currently in custody and will be transferred to Cambridgeshire for questioning.

The girls were not injured in the incident.

More news stories

Yesterday, 11:36
ANDREW CHARALAMBOUS

UKIP Parliamentary candidate Andrew Charalambous apologised today for an election flyer that used an image of a poppy.

Yesterday, 11:02
Ruth Neave and her husband Gary

A cold case review team looking at the murder 20 years ago of six year-old Rikki Neave has delayed publishing its initial findings because of the volume of documents it has been examining.

Yesterday, 14:16
The General Election takes place on May 7.

Seventy per cent of those standing for town, parish – and even one Ely city ward- on May 7 have been returned unopposed.

Fri, 16:28

Police and paramedics are at the scene of a collision on the A47 Wisbech bypass.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Cambs Times e-edition today E-edition