Arrest over city centre rape

Published Sunday, 01 June 2014
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A man has been arrested by police investigating the rape of a woman at Custom House Square in Belfast city centre.

Arrest over city centre rape
The rape was carried out at Custom House Square in the early hours of Saturday. (© UTV)

The 22-year-old victim was attacked at about 2.30am on Saturday.

The arrested man, aged 21, is in police custody.

He is being questioned by detectives.

Police are appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time of the attack and who may have witnessed the assault to contact detectives at the Rape Crime Unit on the non-emergency number 101.

© UTV News
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2 Comments
conor ellis in lisburn wrote (177 days ago):
this is happening to much on our streets, the british government need to become a lot more firm on incidents like this, absolute disgrace
welld one in ards wrote (177 days ago):
ell done P.S.N.I. on arresting this sex attacker.
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