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Haverfordwest: Police appeal following sexual assault

Dark Street: Closed as police investigated

POLICE in Haverfordwest are investigating a sexual assault which closed Dark Street in Haverfordwest for several hours yesterday (Apr 17).

The attack took place between 1am and 1:30am.

A 17-year-old male was arrested in relation to the incident and has since been released under investigation.

A Dyfed-Powys Police spokesperson said: “In the early hours of Monday April 17, police received a report of a sexual assault of a female in Dark Street, Haverfordwest.

“Officers commenced enquiries immediately, and a 17 year old male was arrested. He has been released under investigation.

“The female is being supported by specialist officers.

“Police are appealing to anyone who was in Dark Street between 1am and 1.30am on Monday April 17 to contact them, and in particular if anyone saw a female either alone or in the company of a male person between those times at that location to get in touch with them either by calling 101 or anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.”