12:37pm Monday 21st October 2013
By Emily Roberts
A WOMAN was seriously sexually assaulted in Basingstoke last night.
Detectives are investigating following an incident believed to have happened in the Feathers Lane and Red Lion Lane area of the town at around 1am this morning, where a 20-year-old woman from Tadley was seriously sexually assaulted.
The area was cordoned off by police this morning.
Detective Constable Rod Kenny said: “Were you in town on Sunday night into Monday morning? Did you see anything suspicious?
“I would encourage anyone with any information which may assist this investigation to contact me as soon as possible.”
A 37-year-old man from Basingstoke has been arrested in connection with this incident and is currently in police custody.
Anyone with information should contact Det Con Kenny at Basingstoke CID on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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