Nottingham

Arrest over sex attack on 10-year-old boy in wood

Police cordon in Rainworth
Image caption Police sealed off part of the wood following the attack on Wednesday afternoon

A man has been arrested following a serious sexual assault on a 10-year-old boy in a Nottinghamshire wood.

Officers were called to an area near Third Avenue in the village of Rainworth on Wednesday afternoon and sealed off a section of the woodland.

Some hours later it was confirmed a 43-year-old man in Ollerton had been detained in connection with the assault.

He remains in custody and was due to be questioned by detectives.

Related Internet links

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites