Police appeal for information after woman raped in Woodford Green


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The Met Police is investigating after a woman was raped at an address in Woodford Green on Wednesday.

Officers were called to a property in the area after receiving reports of a rape and aggravated burglary at 12.30pm.

Det Insp Peter Howarth, of the Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse Command, said: “This is an abhorrent crime suffered by a woman who was at the premises, but I can reassure the community that my officers are committed to bringing those responsible to justice.

“I appeal to anyone with information to contact us.”

Anyone with information that may assist the investigation should call police on 020 8217 9874. If you wish to provide information anonymously please contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

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