Fallowfield rape suspect bailed

He is on bail until January


The 27-year-old man who was arrested over the latest Fallowfield rape has been bailed until 23rd January next year.

He was arrested on Monday in connection with the sexual assault of a 22-year-old girl that took place on Ladybarn Lane on last week.

The incident happened between 11.30pm on Friday evening and 12.17am on Saturday morning.

Ladybarn Lane - where the attack took place

Ladybarn Lane – where the attack took place

A police spokesperson told The Tab: “The 27-year-old man who was arrested on Monday 8 December 2014 on suspicion of rape has been bailed until 23.01.14.”

The victim was walking along Ladybarn Lane on Friday when she was approached by a stranger from behind.

He then grabbed her and dragged her into a nearby alleyway where he raped her.

The incident happened between 11.30pm on Friday evening and 12.17am on Saturday morning.

The traumatised victim is now receiving support from specially trained officers.