Jimmy Savile alleged to have sexually assaulted a teenager in Derbyshire, report says
DISGRACED former TV celebrity Jimmy Savile is alleged to have sexually assaulted a teenager in Derbyshire.
A woman has told Derbyshire police the attack happened in Alfreton in 1966.
The victim, who was 16 at the time, said she could not remember the exact date of the incident but that it happened at "a public event."
A spokesman for Derbyshire police said: "In October 2012, we received a call from a woman who reported that she was sexually assaulted by Jimmy Savile in 1966.
"She was 16 at the time and the incident took place at a public event in Alfreton.
"We referred the report to the Metropolitan Police."
A report released by Scotland Yard this morning said the Metropolitan police is investigating 214 criminal offences against Savile.
They spread across 28 police forces in the UK.
Seven are alleged to happened in neighbouring Nottinghamshire.
It also revealed that Savile, who died in October 2011, abused his victims at 14 medical sites including hospitals, mental health units and even a hospice.
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