Nottingham

Mansfield woman sexually assaulted in alleyway

Main Avenue, Mansfield Image copyright Google
Image caption The woman was walking in Main Avenue, Mansfield, when she was dragged into an alleyway and sexually assaulted

A woman was dragged into an alleyway and sexually assaulted as she walked through a Nottinghamshire town after an evening with friends.

The victim was heading along Main Avenue, Mansfield, towards Forest Town when she was attacked from behind.

The man, who spoke with an eastern European accent, wore a grey coat with reflective strips on the back.

After the attack at about 02:30 GMT on Sunday he ran off in the direction of Clipstone Road West.

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