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Appeal for CCTV re Investigation into rape at Rising Sun Park, Wallsend 28/03/2022.

Details of Incident

Officers were called to the Rising Sun Country Park, Wallsend, by a member of the public who had found the 63-year-old in a distressed state at about 16:10 BST on Monday 28th March 2022.

The victim was approached, forced to the ground and raped by a white male with a North East accent, late 20s or early 30s, wearing grey jogging bottoms, black jacket, riding a black peddle bike. He is said to be between 5ft 6in and 5ft 10in tall, clean shaven and of medium build.

We are appealing to nearby residents who have private CCTV, video doorbells (i.e. Ring / Nest), dash cam footage or any other system that may cover the area to contact us with the details. 

Contact Information

If you have any information you think might help, please respond using this portal via the below link. 


Alternatively call 101 quoting 'STORM' reference 20220328 700.


If you would prefer to remain anonymous, please contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.