Man bailed after rape reported at Runcton pub

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A SUSPECT has been bailed by police after a woman was raped at a Runcton pub.

Sussex Police said it was investigating the report of a rape at The Walnut Tree pub, in Vinnetrow Road, at 3.45am yesterday (January 28).

A spokeswoman said: “Detectives are appealing for anyone who was in the pub on Tuesday evening and the early hours of Wednesday morning to come forward and speak to them.

“The 35-year-old woman victim, from Chichester, is being spoken to and supported by trained officers.

“A 36-year-old man from Runction was arrested on suspicion of rape and has been released on bail until February 14.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101@sussex.pnn.police.uk quoting serial 96 of January 28.