Oxford alleyway sexual assault of woman: Man arrested

A man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault after a woman was attacked in an Oxford alleyway.

Thames Valley Police said the victim was walking along Cowley Road on Monday night, when she was grabbed around the waist from behind.

The 20-year-old was then pulled to an alleyway opposite Marsh Road by a man. She was sexually assaulted before she was able to escape.

The 22-year-old arrested man was released on bail.

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