Two men arrested after sports field sexual assaults

Two men have been arrested in connection with a suspected sex attack in a sports field in Torquay.

Devon and Cornwall Police were called to Torre Valley Sports Field at about 18:30 BST on Thursday after two local women said they had been assaulted.

The field and a nearby car park were cordoned off for about three hours while officers examined the area.

The men, aged 18 and 24 and from the West Midlands, were in custody and due to be interviewed, police said.

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