Police issue update after sexual assault in Chichester

A man has been released under investigation after a sexual assault in Chichester, according to Sussex Police.

Police said officers responded to a report of a man 'behaving inappropriately' to women in shops in South Street at 5.40pm on Thursday, October 15.

A 37-year-old local man was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault before being released on conditional bail until today (Tuesday, November 17).

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Providing an update today, a police spokesperson confirmed the man had been 'released under investigation'.

Police officers responded to a report of a man 'behaving inappropriately' to women in shops in South Street on October 15

The public have been asked to avoid speculating or reporting alleged offences on social media. If you have any information which could assist the investigation, please report it online or call 101, quoting serial 1023 of 15/10.

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