Sussex

Woman raped in Chichester alleyway

  • 28 July 2014
  • From the section Sussex
East Street, Chichester Image copyright Google
Image caption The woman was raped in an alleyway linking East Street and the Little London car park

A woman has been raped in an alleyway in Chichester.

The 25-year-old victim was attacked in the alleyway connecting East Street and the Little London car park, close to the Ox Market.

The attack happened on Saturday night at some time between 22:00 BST and midnight, Sussex Police said.

A 32-year-old local man has been arrested on suspicion of rape and released on bail until 9 October while inquiries continue.

Sussex Police are keen to speak to a man and a woman seen walking along the alleyway on Saturday night.

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