DETECTIVES are investigating an alleged sexual assault of teenage girl in a rugby club car park.

A 17-year-old girl is alleged to been sexually assaulted at the Trojans Rugby Club in Stoneham Lane yesterday evening, police said.

Eastleigh police are investigating an allegation the attack took place in the car park.

The Trojans Club is the largest amateur sports club in Hampshire with rugby, hockey, squash and cricket sections.

A 29 year old Southampton man has been arrested on suspicion of sexual assault.

He is helping officers with their enquiries.