POLICE have traced a Chelmsford man in connection with a sexual assault investigation. 

Essex Police was hoping to find Francesco Raimi from Chelmsford who is aged between 29 and 31, so he could help with an investigation into a sexual assault.

The force has confirmed he has now been found.

An Essex Police spokesman said: "We are no longer to looking to locate Francesco Raimi who we had wanted to speak to in connection with an investigation into a sexual assault."

A 31 year-old man attended a police station yesterday and was arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.

He is currently in custody and police enquiries are ongoing.