Man arrested over 'bogus taxi rape' released

A 41-year-old man who was being questioned by police in connection with the alleged rape of a woman in Londonderry last weekend has been released on bail.

Laura Nixon, who is 22, said she was raped by a bogus taxi driver in the Ballyarnett area of the city in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Ms Nixon waived her right to anonymity to speak publicly about the incident.

The man has been released on bail pending further enquiries.

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