[22 JAN 01]
CRIMES, FIRES & ACCIDENTS
Couples Sought As
Teenager Makes Rape Claim
couple who were approached by a frightened 14-year-old girl who
claimed she had been raped in Coventry are being urged to come
forward by police.
girl from Leamington alleges that she was attacked between 11pm
and 11.55pm on land between Abbots Lane and Mill Street on
her ordeal she says a couple walked past, but she felt too
frightened to call out for help.
Claire Arden appealed for them to come forward.
couple may not have realised that the girl was being
also appealed for a man and a woman who were approached in Radford
Road after the attack to come forward. The teenager approached
them and asked for help.
have arrested a 20-year-old man and released him on bail pending
couple or any other witnesses should ring Little Park Street CID
on 024 7653 9010.