Four teenagers arrested over Canterbury ‘rape’

PUBLISHED: 11:26 13 November 2017 | UPDATED: 11:26 13 November 2017




All four remain in police custody

Four teenagers have been arrested following reports of a rape in Canterbury on Sunday.

The incident is reported to have taken place during the early hours of the morning, sometime before 2am, at an address in Downs Road.

It is believed that the female victim had been in the area of Station Road before travelling by car to Downs Road. The victim and suspects are not thought to be known to one another.

Police are appealing for anyone who saw any suspicious activity in the area to contact them immediately.

An 18-year-old man from Canterbury, a 19-year-old man of no fixed address, a 17-year-old boy of no fixed address and a 17-year-old boy from Dover have been arrested in connection with the incident and remain in police custody.

Anyone with information should call 01843 222289 or Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting reference ZY/055756/17.

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