POLICE have sought witnesses and stepped up patrols after a woman was allegedly raped.
Officers were called on Sunday night following reports of the rape of a woman in Horley, near Gatwick.
According to police, the woman was walking down Massetts Road between 6:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. when she was approached by two men and attacked in an alleyway near Ringley Avenue.
One of the men was white and wearing jeans and a light-colored top.
Police do not currently have a description of the other.
Detective Sergeant Rob Way said: “We’d like to speak to anyone who was in the area last night who can help us with our investigation.
“If residents have CCTV from the area or anyone driving through the area at this time has dashcam footage, please contact us as soon as possible.
“We will have an increased police presence in the area tonight and tonight.
“We want to reassure the community that our officers are doing everything possible to investigate this incident.
“If you have any concerns, please do not hesitate to speak to one of our officers.”
Contact Surrey Police quoting crime reference number PR/ 45220092596 via:
- Web chat at surrey.police.uk
- Online www.surrey.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/
- call 101
If you do not wish to be given your name, call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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