Three arrests as police investigate report of rape in Sunderland

Three arrests have been made as police investigate a report of rape in Sunderland.

Friday, 25th May 2018, 11:37 am
Updated Friday, 25th May 2018, 11:41 am

Northumbria Police said the incident is alleged to have happened at an address in Roker Avenue on Wednesday.

Three people were arrested and released under investigation, the force confirmed.

A police spokesman said: “Police can confirm we are investigating a report of rape on Wednesday at an address on Roker Avenue, Sunderland.

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“Three people have been arrested and released under investigation.

“The victim is being supported by specialist officers at this time.”