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Appeal after report of rape in Newcastle city centre bar

29 Nov 2017 14:00 PM

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Police are appealing for information after a report of a rape in Newcastle.

This follows an incident just after midnight on Sunday evening at Flares nightclub in the city centre.

A 22-year-old woman has reported that she was raped while in the female toilets.

Police launched an investigation and a 19-year-old man was arrested in connection with the incident before being released under investigation.

Enquiries into the incident are ongoing but officers are now appealing for anyone with any information to get in touch.

If you were in the area of the toilets at the time and have information that could help police, then call 101 quoting log 41 27/11/17.