Man arrested after police receive reports woman was raped near Bristol park

The area was cordoned off on 29 April while police were at the scene. Credit: BPM Media

A 38-year-old man has been arrested in Bristol after reports a woman was raped near a park.

Avon and Somerset Police officers were called to Crow Lane, in Henbury, at around 12.30am on 29 April.

The arrested man has been released on police bail after his arrest on 30 April, while police continue their enquiries.

Officers from the force say they are supporting the victim after the incident, which they believe is an isolated one.

A spokesperson said: "The man has been released on police bail as we continue enquiries.

"Officers are providing support to the victim, and she is being offered specialist help and advice from trained professionals.

"We are appealing for witnesses who may have any information, or any relevant CCTV, dashcam or doorbell footage, to call us."