Manchester

Girl, 16, raped in Manchester street

Old Market Street, Blackley Image copyright Google
Image caption Police received a report a girl was raped in Old Market Street in Blackley

A 16-year-old girl has been raped in Manchester.

Police received a report at about 12:35 GMT that the teenager was attacked in Old Market Street, near to St Peter's CofE Church in Blackley.

The area has been cordoned off and officers are conducting an investigation of the scene. No arrests have yet been made.

A police spokesperson said: "The girl is receiving support from specially trained officers."

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