Search

Two arrests made in Finsbury Park rape investigation

PUBLISHED: 16:09 15 December 2017 | UPDATED: 17:18 18 December 2017

The suspects threatened the family and searched the house. Picture: PA

The suspects threatened the family and searched the house. Picture: PA

Archant

Police investigating a rape in Finsbury Park have made two arrests.

Earlier this week detectives appealed for information on the horrific attack that took place between 11pm on September 23 and 1am the next morning following a festival in the park.

Two men, both 32, have now handed themselves in. They were arrested on suspicion of rape and have been released under investigation.

Enquiries are ongoing into the incident.

Latest Islington News Stories

Yesterday, 13:00

Wireless could be forced out of Finsbury Park if a campaign group’s latest efforts to see off the festival are successful.

Yesterday, 10:57

A woman in her 40s was raped in Finsbury Park last week, police have said.

Yesterday, 10:48

The faith leader who successfully overturned senior coroner Mary Hassell’s “cab-rank” system has criticised her new draft policy to consider every death in inner north London for possible fast-tracking.

Yesterday, 09:20

Workers on the Dover Court Estate whose heavy-duty uniforms left them “boiled alive” in the heatwave claim they were laid off for coming to work in shorts.

Wed, 17:48

A philanthropic pub owner is donating all proceeds raised at his venue in Clerkenwell this week to support kids through university in South Africa.

Wed, 16:50

Ten complaints about Islington Council to the ombudsman were upheld in the last year, a report reveals.

Wed, 16:47

The heartbreaking death of Jeroen Ensink could have been avoided if his killer’s mental health issues had been acted on two months earlier, jurors have concluded at an inquest.

Tue, 13:23

Rapid chargers for electric cars cluttering up Islington’s pavements could spell disaster for visually impaired people, a councillor has warned.

PROMOTED CONTENT

Fostering older teenagers means giving them the skills for life as an adult. Here, a supportive lodgings carer with Islington Council and young adult who has left care share their stories

Newsletter Sign Up

Islington Gazette twice-weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy

Most read

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Islington Gazette
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now