Police probe sex attack at Ripon beauty spot

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POLICE are investigating a serious sex attack which happened at a nature reserve in Ripon.

The incident happened on Tuesday morning at the Quarry Moor Nature Reserve and today officers from North Yorkshire Police urged anyone with any information to come forward.

The victim, a woman in her 30s, is being supported by specially trained officers.

They are keen to speak to anyone who was in the nature reserve between the hours of 9am and 1pm March 24. A spokeswoman for the Force urged anyone who was in the area at the time to contact them as a matter of urgency as any information they have could assist with the investigation.

Dial 101 and ask to speak to Harrogate CID, or alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.