Gwent Police arrest man after alleged rape of an 18-year-old man
6:10pm Sunday 18th August 2013 in News
A scenes of crime officer conducts an investigation in an alley to the rear of Corporation road behind the Bisley stand of Rodney Parade (880946)
A 23-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of raping another man in a Newport street this morning.
The 18-year-old victim was taken to hospital and has now returned home.
His alleged attacker remains in police custody.
Gwent Police cordoned off part of Corporation Road after they received a call by a member of the public at around 6.30am.
The alleged attack took place in a lane running between Maindee School and Rodney Parade.