Man sexually assaulted by another man in Fleming Way alleyway

A 24-year-old man has been sexually assaulted by another man in an alleyway in the Fleming Way area of Swindon.

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Wiltshire Police received a report of the sexual assault of a 24-year-old local man in the Fleming Way area, in the early hours of Sunday, 17 January.

Detectives launched an investigation and a man in his 20s, who is also from Swindon, has been arrested. The suspect is currently in custody at Swindon Gablecross Police Station.

The victim is being provided support by specialist officers.


A spokesperson for Wiltshire Police said: “Police enquiries are on-going.

“Anyone who was in the area of Fleming Way of Swindon between 3am and 4.30am is asked to contact Wiltshire Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

“Support is available for any victims of sexual assault via the Sexual Assault Referral Centre in Swindon by calling 0808 168 0024.”