Sexual assault on teen: Police appeal for help
» POLICE are appealing for help from the public as they continue to investigate a serious sexual assault on a teenager.
The alleged attack, which saw part of Cheltenham town centre cordoned off for around nine hours, happened in the early hours of Saturday, April 27. The victim was an 18-year-old man. Gloucestershire Constabulary received a call at around 5.30am on Saturday morning.
A number of police vehicles were at the scene around Cambray Place and Rodney Road.
A cordon was put up for forensic examination to take place.
The force understand the teenage victim was walking towards the Moon Under the Water pub when the attack took place.
Their dedicatedRapeand Serious Sexual Offences team are dealing with the incident.
A police spokeswoman said that officers left the scene at approximately 2.30pm and the cordon was removed.
No arrests have been made as of yet.
Police are renewing their appeal for anyone who saw or heard anything in the area at the time, that may help with their enquiries.
They are asked to call 101 quoting incident number 97 of April 27.