Man arrested on suspicion of raping teen girl

Police Incident at playing fields off Water Eaton Rd Bletchley
Police Incident at playing fields off Water Eaton Rd Bletchley

PLAYING fields behind the Territorial Army centre in Bletchley were sealed off yesterday morning after a man was arrested on suspicion of raping a 15-year-old girl.

Police were called by the victim’s parents just before 8am and cordoned off the area.

Police Incident at playing fields off Water Eaton Rd Bletchley

Police Incident at playing fields off Water Eaton Rd Bletchley

The incident reported occurred at around 7pm on Tuesday night in the park near Water Eaton Road.

Forensic teams cordoned off the area around the play park as they carried out a series of tests before leaving shortly before midday.

The offender, who is believed to be known by the victim, was arrested on Wednesday morning.

He was being held in custody by police as the Citizen went to print.