Police have cordoned off Albert Park in Abingdon following reports of a serious sexual assault on a 14-year-old girl.

Officers were called to the park at around midnight and a large part of the area remains closed.

Police said an investigation had been launched and called for witnesses to come forward.

A spokesman said a 16-year-old boy had been arrested and was currently in police custody.

The park was expected to be reopened early this afternoon.

If you have any information call police on 08458 505505.