Northern Ireland

Ballynahinch rape investigation: 20-year-old man released on bail

A man who was arrested in connection with the rape of a 17-year-old girl in County Down has been released on bail pending further inquiries.

The attack took place in Ballynahinch on the morning of Sunday 29 July.

The teenager was assaulted in the Lisburn Road area of the town.

The 20-year-old man had been arrested in the Newtownards area on Tuesday.

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