Two teenagers arrested as police probe rape in a Canterbury graveyard

PUBLISHED: 11:18 06 March 2017 | UPDATED: 11:30 06 March 2017



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A woman in her 20s was attacked in the early hours of the morning of February 23

Two teenagers have been arrested by police investigating a rape attack in a graveyard in Canterbury.

The victim, a woman in her 20s, told police she had been attacked at around 4.15am on Thursday, February 23 at the graveyard in Longport.

Now, officers investigating, have arrested an 18-year-old man and a 16-year-old boy.

Both have been released on police bail until June 4 pending further enquiries.

Kent Police officers, who are continuing to investigate the incident, would like to hear from anyone who may have more information. Call 01843 222289 quoting reference ZY/007262/17 or contact Kent Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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