Man arrested after teenager raped in Northumberland park

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

A man has been arrested after a teenager was raped in a Northumberland park.

The 16-year-old girl was attacked and raped at the People’s Park in Ashington, between 6pm and 7pm on Wednesday, April 26.

Police have now arrested a 24-year-old man on suspicion of rape. He has been released pending further inquiries.

The investigation is continuing and anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101, quoting reference 366 28417.