Woman arrested over alleged Nottingham sex assault

Officers investigating an alleged serious sexual assault in Nottingham have arrested a 19-year-old woman on suspicion of wasting police time.

Their inquiry began after an assault was reported to police to have taken place at a property in North Sherwood Street on 6 January.

A woman has been arrested and released on police bail.

Detectives said they had had a good response to their appeals for information.

A Nottinghamshire Police spokesman said: "We have had a good response from the public to our appeals for information about this incident and we would like to thank all those who have provided that information.

"An arrest has now been made and we believe we have all the information necessary at this time to take this investigation forward."

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