Woman, 25, raped in Chichester city centre

Woman raped in Chichester alleyway

Woman raped in Chichester alleyway

A SUSPECTED rapist has been arrested by police after a woman was attacked in Chichester on Saturday night.

Sussex Police is investigating the rape of a 25-year-old woman in an alleyway in the city centre.

The force announced today (July 28): “The woman was assaulted in an alleyway connecting East Street and the Little London car park, near to the Oxmarket.

“Detectives want to speak to anyone who may have seen or heard anything suspicious in that area between 10pm and midnight on Saturday.

“In particular, they would like to talk to a man and woman walking this route between those times.

“A 32-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of rape and released on bail until October 9 while enquiries continue.”

Anyone with information should call Sussex Police on 101 or email 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk, quoting serial 99 of July 27.

Alternatively they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers free and anonymously on 0800 555 111.




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