Update On Investigation Into Serious Sexual Assault In Abertridwr

Update On Investigation Into Serious Sexual Assault In Abertridwr


Monday 17th Dec 2018


We can confirm that further developments have taken place in the investigation into a serious sexual assault, which took place at an address in the Abertridwr area on the evening of Saturday, 24th November 2018.

A 35 year old man from the Bolton area, who was arrested in relation to this incident on 3rd December, has been charged with rape. He was remanded into custody and appeared at Newport Magistrates' Court today.

A 32 year old man from the Bolton area has also been arrested in relation to this incident and remains in custody at this time.

These updates follow the charging of a 32-year-old from the Abertridwr area with rape last week. He appeared at Newport Magistrates' Court on 30th November and was remanded into custody, to appear next at Newport Crown Court on 2nd January, 2019.

Meanwhile, two 28-year-old men from the Cardiff area, who were also arrested following the incident, were released pending further investigation.