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Portsmouth man arrested in park rape inquiry

A man has been arrested on suspicion of forcing a woman into his car and raping her at a park in Portsmouth.

The victim, 32, was walking in Fratton Road when a small red car pulled up alongside her early on Monday.

A man got out and forced her into the vehicle before he drove off and later raped her at a park, thought to be St Mary's Recreation Ground.

A 26-year-old man, from the local area, was arrested earlier on suspicion of rape and is in custody.

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