15/07/2016 Middlesbrough

Appeal for Information Following Rape

Police are appealing for information after an 18-year-old woman was raped.

The woman was found in a distressed state at around 8.30am on Tuesday 12th July in a wooded area of Cheltham Avenue, off Stainton Way in Middlesbrough.

It is believed that the woman had travelled from another location but at this time it is unknown how she arrived in Middlesbrough.

Anyone who may have information is asked to contact Detective Constable Jeff Fleet from Cleveland Police Major Crime Team on the non-emergency number 101, Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or www.crimestoppers-uk.org.