Manchester

Boy, 12, arrested over double rape of girls in Wigan

A 12-year-old boy has been arrested on suspicion of raping two young girls in Greater Manchester.

The schoolboy was questioned by police after they received reports the 12-year-old girls had been attacked in Wigan on Sunday night.

It is alleged the assaults took place in a garage in Aspull, a village on the outskirts of the town.

A police spokeswoman said the boy had been bailed with strict conditions pending further inquiries.

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