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Detectives continue to investigate following Norwich rape

Male arrest

Detectives continue to investigate after a woman reported being raped in Norwich yesterday morning, Thursday 6 December 2018.

The incident happened at the UEA in Earlham Road sometime between 2am and 2.30am, when the victim was approached by a man, who then attacked her near to the lake.

An area was sealed off whilst initial enquiries were carried out; however this was lifted shortly before 12pm this afternoon.

Specialist officers continue to support the victim.

A man, aged in his 20s, was arrested in connection with the incident and taken to Wymondham Police Investigation Centre for questioning. He has since been released under investigation pending further enquiries.

Officers are keen to speak to any witnesses or anyone that may have any information regarding the incident. They’re asked to contact DS Matt Jenkins at Norwich CID on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.