Man questioned over Derry 'bogus taxi rape'


A man has been arrested by police investigating the alleged rape of a woman in Londonderry at the weekend.

Laura Nixon, who is 22, has 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.

On Thursday morning, a 41-year-old man was arrested in the Derry area in connection with the alleged attack.