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Man arrested on suspicion of sexual assault by touching - Durham

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Officers were called to Durham station at 6.45pm on Monday (20/08) following reports that a woman had been sexually assaulted on board a CrossCountry train from York.

A 51-year-old man, from Gateshead, has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault by touching. He has been released under investigation.

Officers are continuing to make enquiries into this incident as part of the investigation.

Were you on the train at the time? Did you see anything? If you have information which could help the investigation, please call 0800 40 50 40 or text 61016, quoting 538 of 20 August.

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