Teen withdraws sexual assault complaint

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A 15-year-old girl who reported she had been sexually assaulted in Bicester on March 19 has withdrawn her statement.

The girl reported to police she had been approached by a man aged in his 70s, who tried to kiss her and touched her as she sat on a bench in Bure Park Nature Reserve at about 2.15pm.

The girl has now withdrawn her allegation to police, as she has now believes she misinterpreted the man’s actions and no crime was committed.

Thames Valley Police says the investigation has now been closed.