Child Abuse police are investigating sexual assaults on children at Legoland yesterday, Thursday 11 August 2016.
Every parent's worse nightmare came true when a man sexually assaulted two 6 years-old girls playing in Legoland's Castaway Camp, Pirate Shores.
The assault happened at lunchtime, between 12.15 pm and 12.30 pm.
Police have issued this picture of the man they are seeking in connection with the assaults.
The man is described as:-
Penny Mackenzie, a detective inspector with Thames Valley Police's Child Abuse Investigation Unit, said:
We really need the public's help to find the offender
who sexually assaulted two young girls at Legoland.
I ask everyone who visited the LEGOLAND Windsor Resort yesterday (Thursday,
11 August), especially if you went to Castaway Camp in Pirate Shores, to check
all photographs from your visit to see if you can spot anyone who looks like
the man in this E-Fit picture
If you recognise the man's description, or think you might know him,
or have some other information, no matter how insignificant you think it is,
please we really want to hear from you.
The easiest way to give us information, including sharing your photographs
with us, is to e-mail URN615@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk and please include your
Alternatively, call us on 101 or visit your nearest police station. Please
quote reference number URN 705 of 12 August.
I would like to reassure local families and visitors to Legoland that such
offences are extremely rare. We are conducting a detailed investigation and
working closely with Legoland to find the suspect.
If you do not want to speak to the police, please call Crime Stoppers
anonymously on 0800-555 111. They do not take your personal details. Your call
is not traced. Your call is not recorded. You will not have to go to court to
Thames Valley Police announced this afternoon they have arrested a 22 years-old Bracknell man on suspicion of sexually assaulting the two six years-old girls.
The unnamed person currently remains in police custody. Further updates are expected.
At noon today Thames Valley Police issued this statement.
A 22-year-old man from Bracknell previously arrested in
connection with the investigation had been re-bailed but has now been released
Investigating officer, Det Insp Penny Mackenzie of the
Child Abuse Investigation Unit, said: "We continue to appeal for the public's
help to find the person responsible for this offence."