Enquiries in to Sheffield rape investigation continue

Detectives are today continuing their enquiries into a reported rape in Sheffield and remain keen to hear from anyone with information. 

In the early hours of Saturday 4 November, it was reported to police that a woman had been raped by a man, who had followed her inside of a property on Cuthbert Bank Road, Sheffield. 
 
Officers believe the man arrived at the property at around 4.20am and left at around 4.50am after approaching the woman while walking towards the building and following her inside.  
 
The victim continues to be supported by specialist officers and detectives investigating the incident remain keen to hear from anyone who saw or heard anything suspicious in the area at around that time. 
 
An 18-year-old Sheffield man, arrested on suspicion of rape yesterday (Thursday 9 November), has been bailed pending further enquiries. 
 
If you have any information that could assist with the investigation, please call 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111, quoting incident number 305 of 6 November 2017. 

 

Thursday 9 November

 

Detectives investigating a reported rape in Sheffield have today arrested an 18-year-old man in connection with the incident.

In the early hours of Saturday 4 November, it is reported that a woman made her way to an address on Cuthbert Bank Road, Sheffield.


It is said that she was approached by an unknown man outside of the property, who then followed her into the building and raped her. 

Enquiries conducted suggest that the man arrived at the property at around 4.20am and left at around 4.50am.

An 18-year-old man from Sheffield has been arrested on suspicion of rape. He currently remains in police custody.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call 101 quoting incident number 305 of 6 November 2017.