Sexual assault: boy arrested

A 13-YEAR-OLD boy was arrested following reports of a sexual assault in Great Cornard.

Police were called to a passageway between houses in Minsmere Drive and Rede Way after reports of a sexual assault between 7.30pm and 8pm on Thursday.

Officers cordoned off the area and crime scene investigators were called in.

A teenager from Great Cornard was subsequently arrested on suspicion of sexual assault and taken to Bury St Edmunds Police Investigation Centre for questioning.

He was released on police bail to return on April 18.

The police cordon was lifted at around 3pm on Friday.