Rapist still at large after girl,12, is attacked in Sheffield woodland
A rapist is still at large this morning after he attacked a 12-year-old girl in Sheffield woodland.
He struck in the early hours of Sunday in Richmond Heights Woods, Richmond.
South Yorkshire Police said a report of the sex attack was made at 3.34am and the rape is alleged to have taken place around an hour earlier.
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The force said the girl and her family ‘are currently receiving support as officers follow up a number of lines of enquiry’.
No arrests have yet been made.
A police cordon was put in place around the crime scene on Sunday as forensic work was carried out.
More to follow.