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Rape, Plymouth Barbican

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Police appeal for witnesses

Police have launched an investigation following a rape in Plymouth on the early hours of Sunday 14 November.

The attack took place on Batter Street on The Barbican, the victim is a local woman in her 20’s.

Detective Inspector Debbie Wyatt said: “We are appealing for witnesses and are also asking people to check CCTV and dashcam footage in the surrounding areas from between 00:40-2:30am on Sunday 14 November for anything that could assist us with our enquiries.

“The suspect is described as a white male, 35-45 years of age, around 6ft tall and of medium build. He had a shaved head or very short blonde hair and was wearing jeans.

“Specialist officers continue to support our victim, and it is vital that anyone with any information comes forward to speak to us.”

If you have any information or footage that can assist the investigative team, please contact the police on 101 or quoting crime reference CR/100438/21.

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