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Man arrested in connection with alleged rape in Edgware

A man has been arrested in connection with a rape in Edgware.

The incident happened at around 00:40hrs on Wednesday, 6 September when the victim, a man in his 20s, was outside Edgware underground station in Station Road on his way home from a night out with friends.

He was approached by a man who began talking to him, before allegedly raping him in a nearby car park area.


The victim continues to be supported by specially trained officers.

Detectives investigating the incident released images and CCTV footage of a man they wanted to speak to in connection with the incident.

As a result of these enquiries, a 31-year-old man was arrested in Hendon today, Tuesday 19 September.

He was taken to a North London custody suite for questioning where he remains.

Enquiries are ongoing and detectives are still keen to speak with any witnesses or anyone with any information. Please call police on 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC. Please quote CAD 3688/15SEP23.

To give information anonymously contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

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