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Tilehurst 1988 rape: Northampton man arrested

A man suspected of raping a woman in the 1980s has been arrested.

The 54-year-old from Northampton was arrested for the incident which took place in Reading in 1988.

The victim, who was 18 years old at the time and is now 44, was attacked in Heathfield Avenue, Tilehurst in the early hours of 10 October.

The Thames Valley Police major crime review team arrested the man on suspicion of rape earlier and he remains in custody.

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