Arrest over Hythe canal sexual assault

A man has been arrested after a woman was sexually assaulted near the Royal Military Canal in Kent.

The woman, who is in her 20s, was walking along Green Lane, Hythe, at about 01:30 BST on Saturday when she heard movement coming from bushes.

She was then attacked by a man who sexually assaulted her.

A 30-year-old man from Hythe was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and remains in police custody, a spokesman said.

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