Woman dragged from north London street and raped in garden

The attack happened in Long Lane, Finchley Credit: Google Street View

A woman has been dragged from the street and raped in a resident’s garden in north London.

The attack happened in Long Lane, Finchley, near the junction with Vines Avenue, at the very start of Saturday.

Detectives are investigating and the woman, who is in her 20s, is being supported by specialist officers.

The suspect is described as a male of mixed race appearance, aged around 30 with a stocky build and short dark hair.

He was wearing a red T-shirt and dark trousers.

Anyone with information should call 020 8733 5011 or 101, quoting reference 2413690/16.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.