A STROUD man has been arrested after a girl was kissed and groped in woods by a stranger.
The alleged incident occured last night on Wotton Hill and the police confirmed in a tweet that they are investigating the report.
Wotton Hill is on the edge of the Cotswolds Hills and is just outside Wotton-under-Edge.
It is in the Cotswolds Area of Natural Beauty and is owned by the National Trust.
A 52 year old man is in custody and has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.
We’re investigating a report that a 15 yr old girl was groped & kissed by a stranger on Wotton Hill, W-U-E yest evening. Today a 52 yr old man from Stroud has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault & is in custody. Pls provide any info here –
— Stroud Police (@StroudPolice)