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Man arrested in Folkestone following alleged rape in Manchester

By KentOnline reporter

Detectives investigating the rape of a woman in Manchester have arrested a man in Folkestone.

It comes after a distressed woman reported being raped to the concierge of the Great North Tower building in the city at 3am on Saturday.

It's believed the 23-year-old was attacked nearby as she made her way home following a night out.

The man was arrested following an alleged rape in Manchester

The man was arrested following an alleged rape in Manchester

Following a police appeal a 29-year-old was arrested in Folkestone yesterday on suspicion of rape.

He is still in custody for further police questioning.

Anyone with information should call Manchester's Serious Sexual Offences Unit on 0161 856 1911/2278, or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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