Man arrested after schoolgirl is sexually assaulted in Doncaster park
A man has been arrested after a schoolgirl was allegedly sexually assaulted in a Doncaster park.
The 14-year-old victim was walking through Hexthorpe Park near to the gates for the bike rack when a man approached her and asked for the time.
READ MORE: Hunt for sex predator who attacked schoolgirl in Doncaster parkPolice said he then grabbed the girl and subjected her to a terrifying sexual assault before making off in the direction of Oswin Avenue.
Detectives have now arrested a 23-year-old Doncaster man on suspicion of sexual assault.
He was taken away for questioning this afternoon and remains in custody.
READ MORE: Hunt for sex predator who attacked schoolgirl in Doncaster park The incident happened on Wednesday, April 11, at 3.20pm.
Police also revealed that a woman walking her dog through the park had been followed by a man shortly before the attack on the young girl.
The victim has been supported by specialist officers following the ordeal.
Police have also stepped up patrols in the area.