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Police appeal after woman raped in Edgware

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a woman was attacked in Edgware.

A woman has been raped in Watling Park, Edgware and police have appealed for witnesses and information from the public. They have released an image of a man they wish to identify.

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Met Police said: “The rape was reported to have occurred in Watling Park off Cressingham Road in Edgware at approximately 21:30hrs on Saturday, 28 August.

“The victim, a woman in her 50s, continues to be supported by specially trained officers.

“Detectives from the North West Basic Command Public Protection Unit – which covers Barnet – are investigating.

“They have today released images of a man they wish to identify and speak with in connection with their investigation. The images are taken from Burnt Oak Station.

“Detectives would also like to speak with anyone who was in the Watling Park area between 19:00 and 22:30hrs on Saturday, 28 August.

“No arrests have been made and enquiries are ongoing.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police via 101 quoting reference CAD 7498/28Aug or by email. Please include your contact details.

To remain anonymous, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.