Hales Place rape suspects released without charge

Four teens taken into custody by police yesterday on suspicion of rape have been released without charge.

Two men, aged 18 and 19, and two 17-year-old boys were arrested yesterday morning.

Houses in Canterbury’s Downs Road taped off by police

Police cordoned off six houses in Downs Road, Canterbury, where it is believed a suspected rape took place in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Detectives continue to investigate, and anyone with information should call 01843 222289 or Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 quoting reference ZY/055756/17