After the report of the rape that a woman was raped by a group of men in Wythenshawe, an investigation has been launched. Police are appealing to the public’s information on the incident.
Shortly after 12.30 am earlier on Tuesday 20 April, police got a report of the rape of a woman in Wythenshawe. According to initial enquiries, a woman who is in her 20s was attacked in Kirkup Gardens by a group of men.No arrests have been made, yet. Enquires are ongoing.
Chief Inspector Cara Charlesworth, of GMP’s City of Manchester South Division, said: “A truly horrendous incident took place last night and we are supporting the victim at this awful time with our specialist officers.At this stage, this appears to have been a random and sickening attack and our officers are working tirelessly to identify those responsible.”
“In the meantime, we have increased our police presence in the area, and the public should feel reassured that if they have any concerns they can approach our officers directly.”
Anyone who has information should contact the police on 0161 8566063 quoting incident 73 of 20/04/2021. Also, details can be shared anonymously with the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.