Man arrested in Humberside for alleged sexual assaults on girls 8 and 10 in Whittlesey

10:48 02 September 2014

Whittlesey sign

Whittlesey sign

Archant

A man has been arrested after two young girls were sexually assaulted in Whittlesey.

Police were called to reports that two girls, aged eight and 10, had been assaulted by a man in the town on Sunday evening.

Enquiries were carried out and a 50-year-old man was arrested in Humberside last night.

He is currently in custody and will be transferred to Cambridgeshire for questioning.

The girls were not injured in the incident.

More news stories

10:40
One of the cars that slid off the road on the back road between Coldham and Friday Bridge

Two vehicles slid off the back road between Coldham and Friday Bridge in separate locations last night.

Two Ely crews were called to this road traffic collision earlier this morning after a lorry had collided with a tree on the A10 near Stetham.

Two people have been injured after a lorry crashed into a tree on the A10 near Ely.

09:36
Cavalry Primary World Book Day

The pages of children’s storybooks came alive at a March primary school when staff and pupils dressed up for World Book Week.

Yesterday, 17:13
Who will succeed this man? MPs starting to declare who they will support to be the next PM: Dominic Lipinski/PA Wire

As a picture of who is supporting who in the leadership contest emerges over the coming days, we will bring you the latest here.

Most read stories

Most commented stories

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Wisbech Standard e-edition E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up