Sex attack suspect detained

POLICE have identified and arrested a man believed to have been responsible for two indecent assaults involving teenage girls in Sale during January, including one incident where a girl was followed from the Sale train station to the CBD.

The man was detained and interviewed in Dandenong by Dandenong police on Friday, February 2.

He was released without charge pending an application of summons as police continue their investigations.

Police wish to thank members of the general public who assisted them with their enquiries, following the release of CCTV footage which was posted on the Gippsland Times Facebook page.