Man arrested on suspicion of attempted rape

News from Northumbria Police
News from Northumbria Police

A man has been arrested in connection with an alleged attempted rape in Ashington last month.

Police have been investigating the incident which happened near Exeter Close on Saturday, October 7.

Following enquiries, a 22-year-old man has been arrested and remains in police custody.

Anyone who has any information about the incident, is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 262 07/10/17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.