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Ten years after a 16-year-old girl was raped at knife point in Washington, Northumbria Police are renewing their appeal for help in tracing her attacker.
He is about six foot tall and will now be around 50 years old. The victim, who remains anonymous, is asking the public to help her to make sure this does not happen to anyone else.
Rachel Sweeney reports:
Northumbria Police renew their appeal for information ten years after a 16-year-old girl was raped in Washington.
Ten years after a 16-year-old girl was raped in Washington, Northumbria Police is renewing its appeal for help to trace her attacker.
The girl was dragged into bushes at knife point, in the Old Village on 22nd July 2003. She was left with marks on her throat.
Ten years after the incident, the victim said: "Please help me find the man responsible for raping me so no one else has to go through what I am going through".