Man arrested on suspicion of rape at Northfleet recreation ground

PUBLISHED: 16:11 03 October 2016 | UPDATED: 16:28 03 October 2016

Kent Police

Kent Police


The incident happened on Sunday

Police are appealing for witnesses after a woman was raped in Northfleet on Sunday.

The incident allegedly happened between 2am and 4am at a recreation ground in Springhead Road.

A 31-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of rape, and bailed until December 5.

Enquiries are ongoing, and police are appealing for anyone with information to call 01474 366149 quoting XY/038949/16.

Alternatively, call Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

If you value what this story gives you, please consider supporting the Gravesend Reporter. Click the link in the orange box above for details.

Become a supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Comments have been disabled on this article.

Latest from the Gravesend Reporter