Woman, 22, raped in Oxford alleyway

A 22-year-old woman was raped in an alleyway as she was walking home from a night out in Oxford, police have said.

The attack occurred in the alley, which runs just off George Street, between 03:00 BST and 05:00 BST.

A 26-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of rape and is currently in custody, Thames Valley Police said.

Forensic scientists are investigating at the scene. Anyone with information is asked to contact police.

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