Video: Police scene set up after woman reports being sexually assaulted on playing fields in Rowley Drive, Newmarket

Parts of the playing field next to Rowley Drive, Newmarket, were cordoned off after a reported sexua

Parts of the playing field next to Rowley Drive, Newmarket, were cordoned off after a reported sexual assault. - Credit: Gregg Brown

A woman has reported being sexually assaulted in Newmarket last night.

Officers in the town were approached at 2.15am today by the woman who said she had been sexually assaulted on the playing fields in Rowley Drive.

A police scene is now in place on the playing fields and Suffolk Constabulary is now asking for witnesses or anyone with information about the incident to come forward. The woman is being supported by specialist officers.

Police are keen to talk to anyone who was in the Rowley Drive area between 11.30pm yesterday and 2am today.

Calls should be made to Bury St Edmunds CID on 101 quoting NE/15/151, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.