Two Teens Bailed Over Rape Claim

20 February 2012, 13:12 | Updated: 30 March 2016, 13:50

Two teenage boys have been bailed in connection with the rape of a 14 year old girl after an incident in Newcastle.

The alleged rape happened on the Kenton Park Sports Centre fields near Bradwell Road on Friday night (17th February) shortly after 8pm.

Police attended and two youths, age 15 and 17, were arrested on suspicion of rape and were subsequently released on police bail.

The girl and the two teenagers were known to each other. 

Officers are keen to trace a man seen walking his dog in the area at the time of the offence who may have witnessed the incident. 

If they, or anyone else, has any information about the rape they should contact police eon the 101 non-emergency number or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.