Two Sexual Assaults Reported

Smithfield Police are investigating two unrelated sexual assault reports.

On Monday, police received a report a minor was sexually assaulted at an undisclosed location in the Smithfield city limits. The alleged incident occurred in October.

On Tuesday, police received an unrelated assault allegation involving a second female juvenile victim. The incident was first reported to the Department of Social Services, who in turn notified law enforcement.  The location of the alleged assault was also not released.

Police Captain R. Sheppard said both incidents have been assigned to the Detectives Division.