St Benedicts Street – photo © Julian Swainson



Police investigating a sexual assault are appealing for information.

A woman, aged in her 30s, was walking in the St Benedict’s area of Norwich on the evening of Saturday 25 July 2020 when she got into a white or silver car with two men, believed to be aged in their 20s and 40s.

The woman was driven around and taken to an area of woodland where she was sexually assaulted by the older man. She was then dropped off in the Bawsey Pitts area some time before 8am on Sunday 26 July.

Officers are keen to speak to anyone who may have seen the woman in the St Benedicts area of Norwich on the evening of Saturday 25 July.

The woman is described as white and approximately 5ft 2 tall. She was wearing a Barbour style jacket and carrying a white rucksack featuring prints of a cartoon character.

Anyone who may have seen the woman, or anyone with information, should contact Detective Inspector Mick Roxby at Thetford CID on 101 quoting reference number 36/50591/20.