Wiltshire

Girl, 5, sexually assaulted in Swindon shop

Man on CCTV
Image caption The spokesman appealed for the public to help identify a man captured on CCTV

A five-year-old girl was sexually assaulted when she became separated from her mother in a shop in Swindon.

Wiltshire Police said the child was in the 99p Store on Havelock Street at about 1530 GMT on 31 December when a man approached her.

He led the girl to a corner of the shop and assaulted her.

A police spokesman appealed for the public to help identify a man captured on CCTV. He appealed for anyone with any information to come forward.

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