Police have arrested a man after a woman was sexually assaulted in Worcester in the early hours of Saturday morning.

Officers from West Mercia Police say a 23-year-old man from the city has been arrested on suspicion of attempted rape.

The man was arrested as a direct result of information provided by the public in response to a CCTV appeal.

He has been arrested in connection with an incident in Taylor’s Lane, Worcester, in the early hours of yesterday morning. A woman in her 30s was approached by a man who attacked her.

Police enquiries are ongoing. Anyone with information that could help with the investigation can call 101 quoting incident 104 of 26 January 2019. Alternatively, information can be provided anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.