Northern Ireland

Man is arrested in Lancashire over Lurgan 'gang rape'

A man has been arrested in Lancashire in connection with a rape in Lurgan in July.

A gang rape and assault allegedly occurred at Dingwell Park in the town on Wednesday 13 July.

A man and a woman were seriously injured during the incident which allegedly lasted 12 hours.

The 24-year-old will be interviewed by police in England before being returned to Northern Ireland.

In August, a 21-year-old Lithuanian man appeared in court in Craigavon charged with repeatedly raping a Lithuanian woman during the incident and trying to kill a 23-year-old man.

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