Teenager attacked by man in Corby

An attack on a teenager in Northamptonshire is thought to have had a sexual motive, police said.

The 18-year-old woman was attacked by a man while she was walking along Willowbrook Road in Corby between 2145 and 2200 GMT on Friday.

The man, aged between 18 and 20, hit her and tried to remove her clothing and his own clothing.

The victim resisted the attack and the man, who had a Corby accent, ran off towards Studfall Avenue.

Anyone with information is asked to call Northamptonshire Police.

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