South Norwood Country Park assaults: Man held after six women attacked

South Norwood Country Park protest Image copyright Christopher Hope-Fitch
Image caption Up to 80 people took part in the protest at South Norwood Country Park calling for better safety measures

A man has been arrested after six women were attacked over two months in a south London park.

The victims were attacked during the daytime in South Norwood Country Park, Croydon, between 3 May and 21 June.

Four of the women, aged from their early 30s to mid 60s, were sexually assaulted.

A man, whose age has not been released, remains in custody having been held on suspicion of sexual assault and robbery, police said.

About 80 people took part in a protest calling for more safety measures following the attacks.



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