Police investigate rape of girl, 12, in a park

Police investigate rape of girl, 12, in a park

A 12-year-old girl has been raped in a park in England.

Police were called to Crowcroft Park in Levenshulme, Manchester, at around 11.20pm on Thursday night after reports of concern for a girl.

On arrival, officers discovered that the youngster had been raped, Greater Manchester Police (GMP) said.

The park, in south Manchester, has been sealed off. Two police tents have been erected over a grassed area in one corner, as forensic teams search the area.

Anyone with any information about the incident should call police on 101 quoting incident number 2260 of September 1.

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