Sexual assault in Brownsover, Rugby

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A WOMAN was sexually assaulted by a man who then tried to steal her bag.

The incident took place in Crow Thorns, Brownsover at 11pm on Wednesday last week. The woman was grabbed by a man and pushed against the walls before being assaulted. His accomplice then tried to steal her bag but it broke and the men ran off.

Police have appealed for witnesses.