Police in rape probe

Police forensic teams recover evidence from the scene of a rape on Scot Lane, Wigan
Police forensic teams recover evidence from the scene of a rape on Scot Lane, Wigan

A RAPE investigation has been launched after a woman was attacked at the side of a main Wigan road.

The 27-year-old told detectives she was sexually assaulted on a grass verge at the side of Scot Lane, Martland Mill, in the early hours of Friday morning.

Forensic teams were soon combing the area for clues as detectives prepared to interview the distraught victim.For the FULL STORY IN THE WIGAN EVENING POST (SATURDAY) ,,,