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E-fits released after teenager raped in Southampton

Detectives who are investigating the rape of an 18-year-old woman in Southampton today released e-fit images of two men they need to identify. They are investigating the attack which took place in the early hours of the morning on October 13.

The two men are described as Eastern European, aged 18-30. One spoke a little broken English, and the other appeared to speak no English at all. Anyone with information is asked to contact Operation Miel at Southampton Central on 101 or to ring Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

"We would like to hear from anyone who thinks they recognise the two suspects and from the individual and the group who were in the area at the time of the incident and chased one of the suspects. You have vital information.”

– Detective Inspector Richard Sellwood Hampshire Police


Man knifed in Hampshire: Police release e-fit

E-fit image of the suspect Credit: Hampshire Police

Police have released an e-fit of a man they are looking for after a knife-point robbery in Chandler’s Ford. Between 12.45 and 1pm on July 12th a 28-year-old Eastleigh man withdrew £400 from a cashpoint near School Lane, Chandler’s Ford

He stopped to phone his wife from a footpath at the rear of St Francis doctor’s surgery in Pilgrims Close, Chandler’s Ford.

While on the phone, he was punched and cut on his forehead with a Stanley knife before having £400 stolen from his pocket.

The suspect is described as a white man of large build with dirty blond hair. He wore a green and black checked short-sleeved shirt, a gold neck chain and gold rings. He was accompanied by a second white man with mousy brown hair and a dark jumper.

Anyone with information should ring 101