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Girl raped by teenager she met in Newcastle park

Exhibition Park, Newcastle. Credit: ITV News

Police are investigating the alleged rape of a girl, aged 15, in Newcastle.

Northumbria Police said on Saturday that between 7.30pm and 10pm on Friday a girl had been socialising with a number of people near to the skate park in Exhibition Park.

She then left the area with a male member of the group, a teenager, whom she did not know.

She was then raped.

The man they are looking for is described as is described as slim with black hair and trimmed facial hair.

He was wearing black jogging bottoms and a dark Northface jacket with the hood up.

Investigations are continuing, and the police are asking anyone who was in the area at the time, and may have information about the incident, to get in touch.

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