Woman raped in Walsham-Le-Willows: Two men in police custody

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Two men are in custody being questioned by police after the rape of an 18-year-old woman in Walsham-Le-Willows early this morning (16).

Police were called at around 1.15am, with a report that the woman had been raped by two men in a field off The Street in Walsham-Le-Willows.

Police attended and two men were arrested near to the scene, both on suspicion of rape.

A 23-year-old-man and a 25-year-old-man, both from the Bury St Edmunds area are currently being held for questioning at the Bury Police Investigation Centre.

An area of a field off an alleyway leading from The Street, Walsham-Le-Willows has been cordoned off whilst police continue with their enquiries.

The victim is being supported by specialist trained officers.

If anyone has any information in relation to this incident they are asked to call Bury St Edmunds CID 101 or Crimestoppers 0800 555 111.