Man arrested after report a teenage girl was raped in Houghton

A man has been arrested after a report of a rape in Houghton
A man has been arrested after a report of a rape in Houghton

A man has been arrested overs claims a teenage girl was raped on Wearside.

Northumbria Police confirmed one man had been released on bail after a report a 16-year-old girl had been attacked at an address in Houghton on Tuesday.

A police spokeswoman said: "Inquiries are on-going."