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Man arrested on suspicion of sexual assaults in Buxton

A man has been arrested on suspicion of three sexual assaults in Buxton.

Officers arrested the man, who is in his 30s and from the town, on Tuesday (7 December) and he remains in police custody.

Derbyshire Constabulary say enquiries into the incidents remain ongoing and detectives are keen to speak to anyone driving along the A515 near to the Harpur Hill Road junction between 1am and 1.30am on the morning of Saturday 4 December.

Officers are also still keen to hear from anyone who has not already spoken to the force regarding any information which can help with the enquiries into the first two incidents, which took place at the following times, dates and locations:

• Wednesday 17 November between 9.30pm and 10.30pm in Pavilion Gardens.

• Friday 19 November between 11.45pm and 12.30am the following day in Byron Street.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Derbyshire police using any of the below methods, including reference 21000705684:

• Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary

• Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact

• Website – complete the online contact form derbyshire.police.uk/ContactUs.

• Phone – call 101.

You can also anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111 or by visiting www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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