Man held as police investigate serious sex assault in Leeds

The Hyde Park area of Leeds. Photo: Google.
The Hyde Park area of Leeds. Photo: Google.

Police have arrested a man in connection with a serious sex assault on a woman in Leeds.

The 49-year-old man was interviewed and released under investigation pending further enquiries into the incident, which happened at an address in Hyde Park in the early hours of Saturday, August 18.

A spokesman for West Yorkshire Police said the arrest followed a public appeal for information.