Police investigate after sexual assault at school

POLICE are investigating, after a serious sexual assault at Ellon Primary School last Sunday.

Witnesses on Sunday reported a large cordoned off area in the playground, with significant police activity. Police say that the assault took place at 2am on Sunday morning, and are seeking witnesses who might have been in the Station Road area at around 2am.

At the time of going to press, no description has been released of the attacker or attackers, though it is understood that the victim was a local man in his early twenties.

Anyone who has relevant information should contact Grampian Police on 0845 600 5 700 or the charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.