Manhunt continues for Maidstone rapist

manhunt continues for maidstone rapist

Detectives investigating the reported rape of a woman in Maidstone have released a CCTV image of a man who may have important information.

The incident happened in Brenchley Gardens between 2am and 3.10am on Sunday 10 November 2019.

The victim, a woman in her late teens, was walking through the park with a man when he is reported to have raped her.

The suspect and victim were not known to each other but had spoken during the evening in a Week Street bar.

Detective Sergeant Jo Hazelwood said: ‘While we are following a number of lines of enquiry, we are now issuing a CCTV image of a man who may have important information which could assist our investigation.

‘We would like to hear from the man pictured or anybody who thinks they recognise him.’

Anyone with information is urged to call Kent Police on 01622 604 100, quoting crime reference 46/215787/19.