A MAN has been arrested on suspicion of rape following an alleged attack in the toilets of a pub.

Police arrested the man after a report of a rape on Friday afternoon (October 20) in the female toilets of the Retreat pub in Ledbury.

A cordon was in place to secure evidence while police investigated.


West Mercia Police told the Hereford Times: "Friday afternoon (October 20) we received a report of rape which had taken place in the female toilets of the Retreat.

"A scene guard was at the pub to secure evidence and to allow officers to investigate.

"One man was arrested on suspicion of rape. He is currently on police bail."