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Man bailed over prostitute rape

A man arrested over the rape of a 26-year-old prostitute at knifepoint in Lancashire has been released on bail.

The woman was approached by a man in St Mary's Street in Preston city centre in the early hours of Saturday.

After she got into the back of the vehicle her attacker produced a knife and raped her before she managed to escape from the vehicle.

Lancashire Police said a 26-year-old man arrested by officers had been bailed until December.




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