Dorset

Man arrested after teenager raped in Blandford

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Image caption The women had been walking home from Tiffany's at the Crown and Anchor pub

A man has been arrested after a teenager was raped on her way home from a nightclub in Dorset.

The 19-year-old was attacked near Hawkers Close in Blandford Forum at about 05:15 BST on Sunday.

She had been walking home from Tiffany's nightclub at the Crown and Anchor pub at the time.

A 21-year-old man from Blandford was arrested on Sunday evening by Dorset Police on suspicion of rape. He remains in custody.

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