Hyde rape suspect Mark Harrop held after police hunt

Mark Harrop Police said Mark Harrop knew he was being hunted by officers

A man has been arrested on suspicion of rape following a manhunt launched in Greater Manchester.

Mark Harrop, 30, was wanted by Greater Manchester Police after a 22-year-old woman was attacked at a house in Hyde, on Friday.

He was arrested on Wednesday in the Cleveland area, police said.

Det Ch Insp Dave Warren said Mr Harrop, who has connections to Wythenshawe and Brinnington, had been aware police were looking for him.

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