Man held over sex attacks in Gloucester

Police in Gloucester have arrested a 37-year-old man in connection with two sexual attacks in the city.

The first assault happened in Cromwell Street on 4 May. The female victim was grabbed around the waist but managed to struggle free.

The second attack, a rape, occurred in an alley off Eastgate Street in the early hours of Thursday morning.

The man, who is local, is being held in Gloucester Police Station on suspicion of rape and assault.

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