Police investigate Derry rape

editorial image
Have your say

Police in Derry are appealing for information after a woman was allegedly raped in the Strand Road area of the city.

A PSNI spokesman says it is believed that sometime between 1.30am and 1.45am this morning (December 15), a young woman was assaulted by an unknown male in an alley in the area.

“He is described as being approximately 6ft 3” to 6ft 4” tall, of stocky build, with long brown hair and spoke with a Donegal accent,” the spokesman says.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to contact Detectives in the PSNI’s Rape Crime Unit in Ballymena on 0845 600 8000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.