Mid Wales

Trinity St David university sex assault: Man arrested

A 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault at a university campus in Ceredigion.

A 19-year-old woman was attacked in the grounds of the Lampeter campus of University of Wales Trinity St David in the early hours of Tuesday.

Dyfed-Powys Police say the arrested man is in custody at Aberystwyth police station.

Police are continuing to appeal for potential witnesses to get in touch.

Det Insp Steve Davies said: "Despite this arrest I am still eager for anyone who saw the described male walking in Lampeter during the evening to come forward as they may have vital information which could assist the investigation.

"We are keen to speak to anybody who was out in the town during the evening who may have seen the victim or the male fitting the suspect profile."

Police said the man is described as 5ft 6in (168cm) to 5ft 7in (170cm) tall. He was of average build with short brown hair.

He was said to be aged between 17 and 25 years old and was understood to have been wearing a tracksuit-type top with blue and white coloured panelling.

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