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Woman Allegedly Assaulted In Bridport


9:55am 21st November 2012

A woman's been assaulted in Bridport.

The 33 year old victim from the town says it happened around 2am and 2.30 in the morning on Sunday 18th November on South Street.

She says she was hugged and kissed by a man, but not hurt.

Detective Constable Gerald Marchant, of Western CID, said: "The victim was very distressed and shaken.

"I am very keen to speak to anyone who may have witnessed the incident or has any information that can help me establish exactly what happened."

A 25-year-old man from Beaminster was arrested and has been released on bail.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101 quoting incident number 18:66. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

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