Woman raped in town centre street
- Credit: Archant
A woman has been raped on a street in the town centre of Colchester.
Police were called at 9.50pm yesterday to a report by the victim that she had been raped in Trinity Square.
The woman said that she had been in conversation with a man before he sexually assaulted her.
At 1am today a 28-year-old man from Chelmsford was arrested on suspicion of rape.
The man remains in custody.
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The victim is currently being supported by specialist officers.
Colchester police are asking anyone with any information to come forward and call the station on 101 quoting crime reference 42/168763/19 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
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