Sussex

Rapper Aggro Santos rebailed over Chichester rape claim

Aggro Santos
Image caption The performer's lawyer said his client strongly denied the rape allegation

A Brazilian-born rapper and former contestant on I'm a Celebrity who was arrested on suspicion of rape after a gig in West Sussex has been rebailed.

Aggro Santos, 22, whose first name is Yuri, and a 20-year-old man were originally arrested and bailed in May pending inquiries.

Sussex Police said the performer had been rebailed until 9 September.

The 20-year-old man arrested over the rape allegation has also been rebailed until the same date.

Sussex Police said the arrests followed an incident at Chichester's Ship Hotel in the early hours of 7 May.

Lawyers for Mr Santos said their client strongly denied the allegations.

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