Police Investigate Alleged Assault In Scilly

police station 3St Mary’s police are investigating an allegation of sexual assault.

A man was arrested early on Saturday morning on the island after a woman, who is known to the male, made contact with police and made allegations over an incident on Friday night.

The man is not a resident and he has been bailed to appear at a mainland police station in September.

Enquiries are continuing but Sergeant Colin Taylor says the police are not seeking witnesses.

He says the weekend investigation involved the entire Scilly Policing Team.