Nottingham

Woman sexually assaulted on Hucknall footbridge

A woman was sexually assaulted in broad daylight as she crossed a footbridge in Nottinghamshire by a man who tried to make conversation with her.

Police said the 49-year-old victim had been crossing the bridge over the A611 at Hucknall close to Holgate School at 1730 BST last Tuesday.

A stocky black man, aged between 40 and 45 years old, assaulted the woman before leaving towards the school.

Officers said anyone in the area at the time may have valuable information.

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