Investigations continue into reports of rape at UEA campus in Norwich

PUBLISHED: 21:55 08 November 2019 | UPDATED: 21:55 08 November 2019

Police at the scene of the attack at the UEA. Photo: C E Mathhews / Concrete

Police at the scene of the attack at the UEA. Photo: C E Mathhews / Concrete


Police are continuing to investigate reports of a rape at Norwich’s University of East Anglia almost a year ago.

An investigation was launched after reports a woman was attacked near to the UEA lake on December 6 last year.

Police said the woman was attacked between 2am and 2.30am after being approached by a man.

A man in his 20s has been arrested in connection with the incident.

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He has since been released under investigation.

A spokesman for Norfolk Police said enquiries were "still ongoing" into the incident.

The area was sealed off following the incident while detectives carried out their investigation.

- Anyone with information regarding the incident should contact police on 101.

- Alternatively people can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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