Police probe into sex attacks in Sheffield

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A police investigation has been launched into a reported sex attack in a Sheffield suburb.

Officers are investigating claims a 20-year-old woman was assaulted between 11.20pm last night and 12.50am today.

It is alleged to have taken place off Sharrow Vale Road, opposite the junction with Bagshot Street, Sharrow.

Police have cordoned off the road while crime scene investigation officers search for possible forensic material left behind at the scene.

House to house inquiries are also under way.

Anyone with information about the incident should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.

Crimestoppers can also be contacted on 800 555111.