Saffron Walden rape: Assault in Duke of York car park

A woman in her 20s has been raped in an Essex pub car park early on Saturday, police said.

Police were called at 04:00 GMT after reports the woman had been attacked earlier in the night in the Duke of York car park in Saffron Walden.

Det Ch Insp Simon Werrett, said: "Quite a few people were on the High Street near the Audley Road junction at 00:30 GMT.

"We want these people to contact us as they are likely to be key witnesses."

Specially-trained officers are attempting to interview the woman in a bid to gather further information about her ordeal.

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