Reports of serious sexual assault in the grounds of Great Yarmouth Minster Church

Library image of Great Yarmouth Minster Church. Picture: James Bass

Library image of Great Yarmouth Minster Church. Picture: James Bass - Credit: Eastern Daily Press � 2015

Investigations are ongoing after a report of a serious sexual assault in the grounds of a church in Great Yarmouth.

The incident is believed to have taken place sometime between 10.30pm and 11pm on Friday (February 3) in the grounds of The Minster Church of St. Nicholas off Church Plain, Great Yarmouth.

The victim is being supported by specialist officers, who have been working with her to obtain a fuller account of the incident.

There were reports of police activity in the area on Saturday morning with the area being taped off by officers.

The minster is England's largest parish church and was rebuilt after bomb damage during the Second World War.


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• Any witnesses or anyone with information regarding this incident is asked to contact Det. Insp Richard Ellis on 101.

Alternatively you can call the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use their online form www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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