Police seek help after alleged sex attack near Balne Lane


Police are appealing for information following a report of a serious sexual assault on a 21-year-old woman this morning.

Detectives are investigating the incident which is believed to have taken place between 3.20am and 3.40am on Strathenden Road, off Balne Lane, opposite the Bezier factory.

Police would like to speak to anyone who saw a white man in the area or walking down Balne Lane before or after the incident.

Anyone with any information should contact Wakefield CID on 101 or CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.