Sussex

Sussex Police arrest man in Bognor Regis rape inquiry

Police at scene
Image caption Sussex Police said inquiries were at an early stage but officers were making progress

A man has been arrested on suspicion of rape after a woman was attacked in Bognor Regis.

Sussex Police said the 27-year-old man was arrested and questioned after an attack at about 03:00 BST on Tuesday, and later released on bail.

A 21-year-old woman received medical treatment after the incident in Chichester Road, North Bersted, officers said.

Det Insp Jim McKnight urged anyone with information to contact the force.

He said: "Inquiries are at an early stage but we are already making progress.

"At present this is being treated as an isolated incident."

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