Man arrested after student raped in Manchester

Police in Manchester investigating the rape of a 19-year-old woman at student accommodation have made an arrest.

The victim was attacked at halls in Lower Park Road, Rusholme, on Monday between 0500 and 0600 BST.

She was asleep in bed when a man went into her bedroom and raped her at knifepoint.

The man, 40, was arrested in Longsight, and is being questioned by detectives, a spokesman for Greater Manchester Police said.

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