Northern Ireland

Man arrested over Ballykinler rape is bailed

derelict school in tyrella and alleged scene of rape
Image caption The attack is believed to have happened in an old derelict school in the village

A 22-year-old man arrested on suspicion of raping a woman in Ballykinler, County Down, has been released on bail.

A PSNI spokesperson said the arrest was connected to an attack in the Commons Road area.

It happened at a derelict school in the village and was reported to police at about 01:00 BST on Monday.

It is not known if the victim was from the area or visiting. Police are continuing their investigations at the scene close to Tyrella beach.