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No action over man charged after sexual assault in Elgin

Scene of Elgin incident Image copyright JASPERIMAGE
Image caption The incident happened in June last year

No further action will be taken against a man charged over a sexual assault in Elgin.

Police had launched an investigation after an incident involving a 33-year-old woman in the Doocot Park area, near North Street, on 21 June last year.

A 25-year-old man was charged after an "extensive" inquiry.

Police Scotland said: "Following further investigations, no further action will be taken against this individual."

A spokesperson added: "Inquiries are ongoing into the incident and the victim has been fully updated."

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