Rugby man arrested on suspicion of raping teenage girl in Whitehall Rec

Witnesses should call Warwickshire Police on 101
Witnesses should call Warwickshire Police on 101

A man has been arrested after a teenage girl was allegedly raped in a park in Rugby.

Warwickshire Police are investigating the incident that is said to have taken place on Saturday June 20.

A teenager reported that she had been raped in Whitehall Recreation Ground, Hillmorton Road, at approximately 2am.

The suspect and the victim are believed to be known to each other.

A police cordon was erected to allow officers to conduct their inquiries.

A 24 year-old-man from Rugby has been arrested on suspicion of rape.

He has been bailed to return to the police station on Wednesday July 29 pending further enquiries.