Woman, 18, raped in alleyway

Police are investigating after an 18 year old woman was raped in Bolton. It happened in an alleyway off All Saints Street, Bolton, early this morning.

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Woman, 18 raped in alleyway

Police are investigating after an 18 year old woman was raped in Bolton. It happened in an alleyway off All Saints Street, Bolton, early this morning. The offender is described as white, with short hair and wearing a T-shirt and jeans. Police are appealing to anyone who has information to come forward.

"We are currently in the early stages of investigating the rape of a young woman and we are providing support to the woman and her family during what is clearly a very difficult and traumatic time for them.

"We are still piecing together the movements of this woman and the offender and trawling CCTV so we can build up an accurate picture of where they met and where they went before she was raped."

– Detective Inspector Damian Simpson
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