Cumbria

Arrest after sex assault on dog walker in Workington

An 18-year-old has been arrested after a woman was sexually assaulted while walking her dog.

The 58-year-old also suffered serious head injuries during the attack in Workington, Cumbria, on Friday night and is being treated in hospital.

Cumbria Police said the arrested man was from the local area.

The force has appealed for information about the attack which happened on a grassed area near Church Street between 22:15 and 22:45 BST.

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