Young Woman 'Forced' Into A House And Raped

Attack happened last Wednesday night

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a woman was raped in Lucien Road.

Just after midnight on Wednesday 21 September the victim - a woman in her 20s - was attacked by a man as she approached her car which was parked in Lucien Road.

Lucien Road. Image: Google Street View

The suspect forced the woman into an address before raping her and then fled the scene.

The suspect is described as a man of Asian appearance, between 20-25 years old, approximately 5ft 7inches tall and of slim build. He had a thin moustache and was wearing glasses, a red hooded top and light coloured tracksuit bottoms.

The victim was taken to a Haven and is being supported by specialist officers.

Officers from the Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse Command are investigating.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 020 8721 4251 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

There have been no arrests.

October 12, 2016