Northern Ireland

Woman is raped on coastal path in Bangor

Police are investigating a report that a woman was raped in Bangor, County Down.

She was attacked by a man at a coastal path in the Downshire Road area of the town at about 03:00 BST on Tuesday.

Earlier, the woman had accepted a lift from three men at Eisenhower Pier. She was then raped by one of the men who was travelling in the silver Ford car.

He is described as being about six feet tall with dark brown hair, wearing a grey hooded top and blue jeans.

Police have appealed for anyone who has information about the assault to contact them.