Boxing Day pub toilet ‘rape’ latest

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POLICE investigating an allegation of rape at a Tyneside bar early on Boxing Day have completed their inquiries - and found that no rape has taken place.

A 19-year-old claimed she was attacked in the women’s toilets of Eazy Street bar in Westmorland Road, Newcastle, at 2.20am yesterday.

However, a Northumbria Police statement released today said: “Police investigating an allegation have found that no rape has taken place.

“There will be no further police action in relation to this incident.”


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