Teen, 17, arrested over rape of 12-year-old girl

Detectives investigating the rape of a 12-year-old girl in east London have arrested a 17-year-old boy.

Police appealed for information following the attack on the "vulnerable girl" by three man, two of whom "brutally raped her", on Saturday 27 July.

The teenage boy remains in custody at a police station in east London.

Read: Police - Vulnerable 12-year-old girl 'brutally raped'

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Boy, 17, held over rape of girl

A 17-year-old boy has been arrested by detectives investigating the rape of a 12-year-old girl in east London in the early hours of Saturday morning.