01/08/2013

Teenager Arrested Over Rape Of 12-Year-Old Girl

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested in connection with the rape of 12-year-old girl in east London.

Three males lead the girl to a "secluded" end of a street in Walthamstow at around 00:15 on Saturday before two of them attacked her, held her down and raped her.

Detectives arrested a 17-year-old on Thursday in connection with the attacke and he is being held at an east London police station.

Police are continuing to appeal to the public for any one with any information about the attack to contact them.

(MH/CD)


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