Police arrest 5 men on suspicion of rape

Five men have been arrested in Greater Manchester over the alleged rape of a 15-year-old girl.

They were held in raids at addresses in Bolton on suspicion of subjecting the teenager to repeated sexual assaults between July 2011 and September 2012.

All five remain in custody for questioning on suspicion of rape and conspiracy to commit rape.

The suspects are understood to be of various ethnicities.

The raids follow an investigation by the Serious Sexual Offences Unit of Greater Manchester Police.

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Five arrests over child exploitation

Officers from Greater Manchester Police's Serious Sexual Offences Unit have today, made a number of arrests in Bolton.