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Operation Scorch: Southampton rape investigation update

News   •   Mar 05, 2019 12:49 GMT

Detectives investigating the rape of an 18-year-old woman in Riverside Park last year have arrested a man.

An investigation was launched after the young woman reported she was approached and raped by a man on Sunday 2 December, 2018 between 11.30pm and 11.50pm whilst walking along Woodmill Lane.

A 33-year-old man from Southampton has been arrested on suspicion of rape and remains in police custody at this time.