Man charged with attempted rape after Arboretum assault

Nottingham Magistrates Court
Nottingham Magistrates Court

A man has been charged with attempted rape after an incident in the Arboretum area of Nottingham.

A 22-year-old woman reported that she’d been assaulted when she walked home from work in the early hours of Saturday morning (8 July 2017) in Waverley Street at the junction with Raleigh Street. She had managed to fight the offender off and run away.

Following a media appeal, 25-year-old Mihai Vasille Ciprian was arrested and charged. He’s due to appear at Nottingham Magistrates this afternoon.

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Officers have thanked everyone who came forward with information so far.

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