A WOMAN was raped by a stranger in a field in Harwell, police said today.

Police say the woman was attacked in the field near North Drive between 9.30pm and 11pm on Monday, December 2, and reported it this month. 

The attacker has been described by police as 30 to 35, white with a tan and more than 6ft tall. He had short dark hair.

Det Insp Louise Roddy, from Abingdon Force CID, urged anyone with information to call 101.

She said: “We are in the early stages of this investigation but I urge people to think back to December and if they have any information, however small, to contact police immediately.”