Surry Hills man accused of sexual assault at Tamworth Country Music Festival

TAMWORTH police have arrested a man over an alleged sexual assault that occurred at the Tamworth Country Music Festival in January.

Detectives from the Oxley Local Area Command traveled to Sydney on Thursday where a 26-year-old man was arrested in Surry Hills.

Police said the arrest was the result of their investigation into the alleged sexual assault which involved a 25-year old woman who he had met at the festival. 

The man is expected to appear in court at a later date.