Sex attack near pub
Police have launched an investigation after a woman was the victim of a serious sexual assault at the back of a Newmains pub in broad daylight.
The alarm was raised after the victim, aged 30, was attacked behind Robin’s Bar in Abernethyn Road on Thursday afternoon.
A Police Scotland spokesperson described the attack as serious and confirmed enquiries were continuing.
The spokesperson said: “Police received a report of a serious sexual assault on a 30- yearold woman in Abernethyn Road, Newmains. The incident occurred at the rear of Robin’s Bar on Thursday, June 28, between 3.30pm and 4.30pm. ”
Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101 or Crimestoppers, where anonymity will be maintained, on 0800 555 111.