Man arrested following rape in Altrincham

Police investigating the rape of a woman in Altrincham have arrested a man.

The attack happened yesterday in a gated alleyway, where the 30-year-old victim was strangled and knocked unconscious.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of rape. He remains in police custody for questioning.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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