A man has been arrested after a woman was indecently assaulted in the street.

The victim was walking in Uxbridge Road,  Rickmansworth, near the junction with Money Hill Road, when she was reportedly touched last Friday (July 29) at around 5.55pm.

A man, in his 50s, was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.

He has been released under investigation while enquiries continue.


Detective Sergeant Stuart Keene said: “While an arrest was swiftly made in relation to this incident, we are appealing for witnesses or anyone who saw anything suspicious in the Uxbridge Road area around 6pm on Friday to get in contact.”

Anyone with information is asked to report it online at herts.police.uk/report or call 101 quoting crime reference 41/60756/22.

Alternatively, contact anonymously through Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or crimestoppers-uk.org.

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