A MAN has been arrested and charged with the assault of a young woman in a car park. 

The attack on the woman in her twenties took place in Virginia Water south car park, Ascot at about 3pm on November 25.

She was a assaulted by a man near a silver Vauxhall Corsa, which was captured on CCTV.

The woman sustained swelling and bruising to her face and was treated at hospital but has since been discharged.

Investigating officer, Det Con Nicola Tompkins said: "I would like to appeal to a number of specific witnesses who might be able to help our investigation. The first is the driver of the dark coloured vehicle captured in the CCTV.

"I would also like to appeal to two men who helped the victim after she was assaulted. The two men drove the victim away from the scene following the incident.

"We would ask these witnesses, or anyone else with information about the incident to please call the Thames Valley Police enquiry centre on 101 and quote reference 448 (28/11/17)."

Alternatively call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.