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Police cordon off Coventry park following alleged sexual assault

Coventry Editorial 28th Sep, 2016 Updated: 28th Oct, 2016

A MAN has been allegedly sexually assaulted in a Coventry park.

The man in his 40s claims the attack happened in Charterhouse Fields, off London Road between 8pm and 9.30pm on Tuesday night (September 27).

Police had cordoned off the field, which backs onto Blue Coat Church of England School and nearby All Saints Church of England Primary School, for forensic examination.

A spokesperson for West Midlands Police said: “Police are investigating an allegation of a sexual assault in Charterhouse Field off London Road, Stoke sometime between 8pm and 9.30pm last night.

“The scene was preserved for forensic examination but has since been lifted.

“Enquiries are ongoing.”