Police still trying to trace suspect following Norwich sex assault

Police have taped off an area of Earlham Cemetery while they investigate a sexual assault. Picture:

Police have taped off an area of Earlham Cemetery while they investigate a sexual assault. Picture: Staff - Credit: Archant

Police are still trying to trace a suspect following a sex assault in a Norwich cemetery which happened almost a year ago.

An area of Earlham Cemetery was taped off following reports a woman in her 20s had been sexually assaulted at about 6am on Sunday, November 4 last year.

The Dereham Road entrance to the graveyard was cordoned off while officers carried out their investigations.

Police have revealed a "suspect has been identified and enquiries are ongoing to trace the man who is believed to be living abroad".

A spokesman said that enquiries are ongoing.


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Anyone with information about the Earlham Cemetery sexual assault should call Norfolk Police on 101.

Alternatively people who want to remain anonymous should call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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