Woman raped in woods after night out in Burgess Hill
- 22 February 2014
- From the section Sussex
A woman has been raped by a man who offered to walk her home after a night out in Burgess Hill, West Sussex, police said.
Sussex Police said the victim had been waiting for a taxi in The Martlets at 02:00 GMT on Saturday.
The man offered to take her home but when they got to Leylands Road he raped her in woods near the playground, a force spokesman said.
Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward.