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Woman sexually assaulted in Cookstown

Police are searching for two men

A WOMAN was subjected to a "series of serious sexual assaults" by two men in Co Tyrone early on Saturday morning.

The attack took place in the Monkey Lane area of Cookstown at around 2am after the men approached their victim.

A police spokesperson said the woman was left "badly shaken but not injured".

CCTV footage shows the men leaving in the direction of Burn Road.

Police have appealed to anyone who witnessed the incident or who saw two men and a woman in the Monkey Lane/Central Avenue to contact them on 101, quoting reference number 343 13/7/19.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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