Northern Ireland

Woman, 22, targeted in Belfast city centre sex attack

Aerial view of Custom House in Belfast
The attack took place at Custom House Square in Belfast city centre

A 22-year-old woman has been attacked in Belfast city centre.

Police said she suffered a serious sexual assault at Custom House Square at about 02:30 BST on Saturday.

A 21-year-old man has been arrested and is being questioned by detectives.

Police have appealed to anyone who was in the area at the time to contact them.