Girl, 15, Raped Near Nature Reserve

28 March 2017, 14:26

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A 15-year-old girl has been raped in East Dunbartonshire.

Police are hunting the man who ''seriously sexually assaulted'' the girl on Merkland Drive, Kirkintilloch.

The teenager was attacked between 5pm and 10pm on Saturday near Merkland Nature Reserve.

Police said they are pursuing a definite line of inquiry into the assault.

Anyone with information is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.