A MAN arrested on suspicion of serious sexual assault after a young woman was reportedly attacked in Penzance has been released on bail.
Police have today carried out a fingertip search of Chyandour Lane following reports of the incident, which is believed to have happened at around 10.30pm yesterday.
Officers have also conducted house to house enquiries and searched nearby gardens.
The local man, in his 40s has been questioned by police and released on bail until February 18.
The woman is being interviewed by specially trained officers, a spokesperson for the Force has said.
Anyone with information is asked to contact the police on 101 quoting log number 752 of February 10.