Man, 22, arrested over rape of 18-year-old in Sunderland

Keelmans Lane,   scene of a rape.
Keelmans Lane, scene of a rape.
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POLICE have arrested man in connection with the rape of a woman in Sunderland.

At 12.50am on Saturday, October 11, police received a report that an 18-year-old woman had been raped.

CRIME: Crime scene.

CRIME: Crime scene.

The offence is believed to have happened between 11.30pm and midnight in an area of woodland in Keelman’s Lane just off St Luke’s Road.

A 22-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and is helping police with enquiries.

Anyone with any information that could help with inquiries, is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 101 ext 69191 quoting reference number 68 11/10/14.