Police charge man over serious sexual assault in West Yorkshire

A man is due to appear in court tomorrow after a serious sexual assault was reported in West Yorkshire.

Police investigate serious sexual assault

The 26 year-old man had been questioned by detectives after an incident in Beech Street, Huddersfield, at around 3am on Saturday.

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The victim, a 21-year-old woman, was being supported by specially trained officers this weekend.

Detective Sergeant Dennise Bell, of Kirklees District Safeguarding Unit, said: "We are appealing to anyone who was in the area at this time and who may have heard or seen anything suspicious to get in touch."

Contact Det Sgt Bell via 101, quoting crime reference 212 of Saturday, 18 March.