Arrest made in Linford Wood rape case

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A man has been arrested in connection with the rape of a woman in the Linford Wood area last Saturday.

A 29-year-old man was arrested last night and remains in police custody, where he is being questioned by detectives.

Officers launched the inquiry after the 32-year-old victim reported that she had been raped between 3.30am and 4am on Saturday morning.

She had been walking from Xscape towards Fishermead when she got into a car she believed to be a taxi. The driver of the car drove her to an area near Linford Woods before attacking her.