Three men arrested following 'serious sexual assault' in Co. Down 1 month ago

Three men arrested following 'serious sexual assault' in Co. Down

The incident occurred in the early hours of this morning.

Three arrests have been made following a serious sexual assault on a woman in Co. Down.

Detectives in Northern Ireland today arrested one 28-year-old man, a 19-year-old man, and an 18-year-old man on suspicion of rape.

A young woman told police at around 6.25am this morning that she had been attacked by a number of men in the vicinity of Londonderry Park on the Portaferry Road, Newtownards.

The PSNI is appealing to anyone who was in the vicinity of Londonderry Park or Portaferry Road early this morning, and who may have witnessed the incident, to contact detectives in Newtownards on 101, quoting reference 554 15/09/19.

Anybody with information can alternatively contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.