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Wimbledon 2018: Man, 72, held over sex assault claim

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Image caption The attack took place in the grounds of the All England Club

A 72-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of sexually assaulting a woman at Wimbledon.

He was detained by security staff at the All England Lawn Tennis Club before being arrested, according to the Metropolitan Police.

A woman in her 20s was assaulted "within the grounds" of the club "but not courtside" at about 18:00 BST on Wednesday, the force added.

The arrested man remains in custody at a south London police station.

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