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Woman sexually assaulted in Weymouth doorway

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Image caption The attack happened in Frederick Place in the early hours

An 18-year-old woman has been sexually assaulted in Weymouth.

She was attacked in the doorway of a property in Frederick Place after leaving Actors Club in Maiden Street at about 04:15 BST, police said.

The attacker ran off when the woman's screams alerted neighbours.

Police say they are looking for a black man of athletic build in his late teens to early 20s with a shaved head. A police cordon remains in place at the scene.

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