Arrest made in rape investigation after BBC Crimewatch appeal
A man has been arrested on suspicion of rape following a Crimewatch appeal this week.
Merseyside Police released CCTV footage of a man they wished to speak with after a student was attacked in Birkenhead during Freshers’ Week in 2015.
The force this morning confirmed a 32-year-old man had been taken into custody and was set to be questioned by detectives.
CCTV from before the incident - which took place on the morning of September 28 - was shown on the BBC’s Crimewatch on Monday night.
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