Man in his 40s arrested after attempted rape in York Way

Police have closed off York Way between Camden Road and Market Road as they continue to investigate

Police have closed off York Way between Camden Road and Market Road as they continue to investigate the attempted rape. Picture: London999/@MitchRiding - Credit: Archant

A man has been arrested after an attempted rape in King’s Cross this morning.

Police were called at 3am to York Way, and arrested a man at the scene in his 40s.

He was arrested on suspicion of attempted rape, and possession of class A drugs. He remains in custody.

The female victim is being supported by specialist Metropolitan Police officers.

A crime scene is still in place. Police have also closed a northbound section of the Camden Park Road from Market Road to the Camden Road in Holloway.

Police enquiries continue.