Man held over Blackburn girl's 'terrifying' sexual assault
A man has been arrested after a teenage girl was subjected to a "terrifying" sexual assault on playing fields in Blackburn, police said.
Lancashire Police said a 27-year-old man has been held in connection with the attack.
The 14-year-old girl was taken into bushes near East Street and assaulted.
Police said they launched a major inquiry after the incident, which happened on Thursday, 6 June, sometime between 18:00 and 21:00 BST.
Det Ch Insp Dean Holden said: "This was a terrifying incident for the young girl involved."