Newcastle bar rape investigation dropped
- 27 December 2013
- From the section Tyne & Wear
Police have dropped an investigation into an alleged rape of a teenage girl in the toilets of a Newcastle bar in the early hours of Boxing Day.
The 19-year-old told police she had been attacked at about 02:20 GMT in Eazy Street on Westmoreland Road on Thursday.
Northumbria Police said inquiries found "no rape had taken place".
A spokesman for the force said there would be "no further police action" in relation to the incident.