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Man arrested over Brighton teenage girl rape

Dyke Road Park rape scene
Image caption The area near the tennis courts at Dyke Road Park was cordoned off by police following the attack

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a 17-year-old girl in a Brighton park.

The teenager was grabbed from behind and dragged into Dyke Road Park, in the early hours of 15 February.

A reconstruction and unreleased CCTV of the incident were featured on BBC One's Crimewatch programme on 24 May.

Sussex Police said a man from Maidstone in Kent had been arrested in connection with the attack and taken to Sussex for questioning.

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