A MAN has been arrested in connection with an incident where a child was sexually assaulted by a man while shopping with his mother in Maidenhead.

The 10-year-old boy was followed by the man who touched him over his clothing twice while in the shop in Market Street at around 2.45pm on June 11.

A 33-year-old man from Reading has been arrested on suspicion of assault of a boy under 13 by touching. He has been bailed until August 2.