Girl, 17, sexually assaulted outside Tesco in Salisbury

A 17-YEAR-OLD girl was sexually assaulted outside a Salisbury supermarket.

The incident happened at shortly after 4.35pm on Monday (June 3), outside Tesco, in Castle Street, Wiltshire Police said.

The teenager was outside the shop when she was sexually assaulted by a man.

“We are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed the incident or any local business who may have CCTV footage which could assist our investigation,” a police spokesperson said.

“A man in his 40s has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and is currently in custody in Melksham for questioning.”

Anyone who can help should call 101 and quote crime reference number 54240064350, or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.