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Alleged Sexual Assault Were you on Weelsby Road on Sunday morning?

NORTH EAST LINCOLNSHIRE

12 Jun 2019

Detectives are carrying out enquiries following a third party report of concern for a woman on Weelsby Road, Grimsby at around 5am on Sunday, 9 June. 

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Detective Inspector Kerry Bull said: “We received a third party report in the early hours of Sunday morning, about a woman, who was unknown to the caller, as she had concerns for her wellbeing after discovering her in the street. 

“The woman appeared to be injured and is believed to have disclosed that she had been sexually assaulted, before she got into a grey Nissan Qashqai and was driven away. 

“We are trying to identify and find the injured woman to ensure she is OK and to offer her any support that she may need. 

“I appeal directly to her, the driver of the Nissan Qashqai, or anyone who knows who she is, to please get in touch by calling our non-emergency number 101, quoting log 131 of 9 June 2019.”

Car wash worker in court denies raping woman in Nelson Street

He denies two charges

Florin Butnaru, 31, of Freeman Street, Grimsby, also denied threatening the woman with a knife on Nelson Street on April 14.

He appeared in custody before Grimsby Crown Court and the case was adjourned until October 14 for a trial, with a time estimate of four days

Scene of alleged sex assault

Bail was refused and he was further remanded in custody.

The female victim, who is in her late 20s, was found wandering distressed and bare foot in nearby Freeman Street before the alarm was raised.

Alleged scene of serious sexual assault

He was remanded in custody and will appear in court again on October 14th for a short trial.

Alleged Serious sex attack behind Freeman street early this morning.

Took place around 3.25am

Video from the alleged scene of the assault

Police cordon and scene on in Grimsby

North East Lincolnshire

14 Apr 2019

There is currently a cordon in place to the rear of a building on Nelson Street in Grimsby as officers are carrying out enquiries following a third party report of concern in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, 14 April).

A call was received at around 3.35am that a woman was on Freeman Street in a distressed state.

Officers attended and the woman disclosed she had been seriously sexually assaulted at a nearby location.

Detective Chief Inspector Chris Calvert said: “We are in the very early stages of the investigation and the woman is receiving support from specially trained officers and assisting us with enquiries.

“A scene is in place with officers and crime scene investigators currently in attendance. They are likely to remain for the rest of the afternoon and into the evening.

“I understand how concerning this will be to the local community, and I want to offer my assurance we are treating this report as an immediate priority and conducting numerous lines of enquiry including house to house and CCTV  to be able to ascertain the exact circumstance.

“As we are still in the early stages from when the report was received, we’re keeping an open mind as to whether the incident is linked or connected to any others, however we will be promptly progressing to establish all the facts and evidence.

“Anyone who may have been driving in and around the Freeman Street area, between 3am and 3.30am, and who may have seen a woman in a distressed state, I would urge you to please come forward to assist with the investigation.

“I would ask people to please be vigilant and aware of your surroundings. We will be increasing patrols in the local area to provide a high visibility policing presence.

“We have to ensure the victim receives the support she needs and when we are able to further details will be released. “

Anyone with any information, or who has any concerns, should call police on 101, quoting log 107 of 14 April 2019.

Alleged serious sexual assault taken place this morning behind Freeman Street Grimsby.

It is alleged a woman was attacked around 3.25am

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Police cordon and scene on in Grimsby

North East Lincolnshire

14 Apr 2019

There is currently a cordon in place to the rear of a building on Nelson Street in Grimsby as officers are carrying out enquiries following a third party report of concern in the early hours of this morning (Sunday, 14 April).

A call was received at around 3.35am that a woman was on Freeman Street in a distressed state.

Officers attended and the woman disclosed she had been seriously sexually assaulted at a nearby location.

Detective Chief Inspector Chris Calvert said: “We are in the very early stages of the investigation and the woman is receiving support from specially trained officers and assisting us with enquiries.

“A scene is in place with officers and crime scene investigators currently in attendance. They are likely to remain for the rest of the afternoon and into the evening.

“I understand how concerning this will be to the local community, and I want to offer my assurance we are treating this report as an immediate priority and conducting numerous lines of enquiry including house to house and CCTV  to be able to ascertain the exact circumstance.

“As we are still in the early stages from when the report was received, we’re keeping an open mind as to whether the incident is linked or connected to any others, however we will be promptly progressing to establish all the facts and evidence.

“Anyone who may have been driving in and around the Freeman Street area, between 3am and 3.30am, and who may have seen a woman in a distressed state, I would urge you to please come forward to assist with the investigation.

“I would ask people to please be vigilant and aware of your surroundings. We will be increasing patrols in the local area to provide a high visibility policing presence.

“We have to ensure the victim receives the support she needs and when we are able to further details will be released. “

Anyone with any information, or who has any concerns, should call police on 101, quoting log 107 of 14 April 2019.

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