A MAN has been arrested after a woman was sexually assaulted in Portsmouth.
The 32-year-old from Waterlooville has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault, following a police appeal.
The arrest comes after a woman was grabbed from behind in Cross Street, Portsea, at around 11pm on Sunday.
Following the arrest police have thanked those who shared their appeal from yesterday.
Portsmouth Police tweeted: ‘You might remember an appeal we issued yesterday about a sexual assault in Cross Street, Portsmouth, on March 3.
‘Last night we arrested a 32-year-old man, from Waterlooville, on sus of sexual assault. Thanks to everyone who helped to share our appeal.’
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