Police have arrested two men in relation to a sexual assault reported on 3 February in Cromwell.
The arrests were made in Hastings yesterday.
The assault reportedly occurred on the lakefront near old Cromwell town.
A 21-year-old man and a 29-year-old man have been jointly charged with abduction, sexual violation, injuring during the commission of a crime and impeding breathing.
Both will appear in Hastings District Court today.