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Boy arrested after sexually assaulting woman in 60s

A teenager has been arrested after a woman in her 60s was sexually assaulted while walking her dog.

The victim was grabbed from behind before being attacked on a footpath near Oldbury Road in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, West Mercia Police said.

A 15-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.

Officers have appealed for a dog handler who was in the area before the incident at around 10am BST on April 23 to come forward.

Police said they may have important information that could help the investigation.

The potential witness was described as a white woman in her 50s, with shoulder-length curly hair and wearing a brown long vest.

She was walking two spaniels, one brown and one black.

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