Manchester

Arrest over Old Trafford knifepoint intruder rape

A man was arrested after a woman was raped at knifepoint by an intruder in Manchester.

Police said the 22-year-old woman was at home in Old Trafford when a stranger carrying a knife forced his way in at about 19:30 GMT on Saturday.

He held the knife to her face and ordered her to hand over money before raping her, detectives said.

A 26 year old, arrested on suspicion of rape and aggravated burglary, remains in police custody.

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