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Woman raped in street attack in Charlton

By Rob Virtue on July 17, 2014 11:25 PM |

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Police are hunting three men after a woman was raped in a street in Charlton.

The attack happened in the early hours of Tuesday morning in Bugsby Way, opposite the Makro store.

The 21-year-old woman was on her way home between 2.30am and 4am after a night out.


Detectives in Newham have released an artists' impression of a distinctive facial tattoo in an appeal for information about an allegation of rape near Star Lane DLR station.

The image - which depicts a skull and crossbones design on the suspect's right cheek - forms part of a request for witnesses to come forward following an attack on a teenager walking to Canning Town Station following an all-night rave in Cody Road.


A rapist who used emotional blackmail to carry out a campaign of abuse on his teenage victim has been jailed for 17 years.

Mohammed Fakhrul Islam, 33, of Stewart Street, E14, recorded his sex attack on the 18-year-old female before threatening to show her family and post it on the internet.


Police have released an artist's impression of a tattoo belonging to a man who raped a 16-year-old girl near a DLR station in Newham.

The unfinished skull and crossbones was on the suspect's right cheek. Police said it appears to be "haphazard and not professionally finished".


A rapist has been sentenced to five years in prison after an attack on a woman in her own home.

Ricardo Ramsay, 25, of Bowerman Avenue in New Cross, was found guilty at Woolwich Crown Court over an incident which took place in February 2012.