Update: Witness appeal following sexual assault in Felbridge
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A 19-year-old man from Godstone, has been arrested in connection with a sexual assault that occurred in woodland near Mill Lane, Felbridge, on 21 July at around 7pm. He has been released on bail and the investigation is ongoing.
Officers are still appealing for information on a second suspect who is described as being in his late teens, white, around 5ft 9 and of slim build. He has light brown beard and hair. He also is described as having an upper arm tattoo of a cross with rosary beads and the name ‘Tammy’. The suspect was wearing a grey t-shirt and shorts and blue and white trainers.
Tandridge Borough Commander, Detective Inspector Karen Hughes, said: “We are taking this occurrence very seriously and would like to reassure the public that this appears to be an isolated incident. We are also aware of ongoing anti-social behaviour in this particular area and understand that the local community are rightly concerned. We are working hard to tackle these issues and have increased patrols and police visibility in the area.”
If you saw anyone matching this descriptions in the area, have any dashcam footage, or recognise any of the identifying features described, please contact us quoting PR/45210077500 via:
- Webchat on our website https://surrey.police.uk/
- Online https://www.surrey.police.uk/.../af/how-to-report-a-crime/
- Calling us on 101
If you do not wish to leave your name, please call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.