Sexual Assault at Blagdon Lake
By vickifitz | Tuesday, May 22, 2012, 09:22
Police in North Somerset are appealing for witnesses and information following a sexual assault at Blagdon Lake.
The female victim was assaulted sometime between 10.15pm & midnight on Thursday May 17, 2012.
Officers investigating this incident are still keen to speak to two men who may have information. They are described as white, in their late 20's to early 30's, with dark hair. One was taller than other and one had glasses on.
Officers are keen to hear from anyone who may have seen strangers in the village or unusual vehicles in the vicinity around this time.
An investigation has been launched, enquiries are not solely focused on the village but there has been an increased police presence in the area in order to identify witnesses who may be able to assist with the investigation and provide public reassurance.
High visibility patrols will remain in the area at this time and the local beat manager will continue to provide relevant information to the community.
Residents are asked to remain vigilant and report anyone acting suspiciously in the area to contact police.
Anyone who may have information about this incident or those responsible is asked to call police on 101 or call the Crimestoppers Charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.