Alleged rape in London Fields

Police are investigating an alleged rape of a woman in London Fields during the early hours of Saturday May 28.

Part of London Fields was shut off with police tape over the weekend as forensics investigated.

A man has been arrested in connection with the inquiry. He has been bailed until late June.

Detectives from the Met’s Sapphire Unit are investigating the incident. Anyone with information should contact them on 020 7275 3488. Contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.