Devon and Cornwall Police have closed off Blackmore Gardens this morning (Friday, February 2) following reports of a sexual assault.

Officers are currently at the scene and have closed off Blackmore Gardens, where the incident is believed to have taken place at around 5.30pm on Thursday, February 1.

The victim is being supported by specially trained officers while enquiries continue into the incident.

A police presence has been seen around the park this morning. The park remains closed off after incident. A police car is blocking the entrance with two other police cars.

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward. Anyone with information is asked to contact police quoting 50240026181.