A MAN arrested on suspicion of raping an 18-year-old woman in Oxford has been bailed until May 11.

The rape happened after the young woman left Plush nightclub on Frewin Court, Oxford at 2.10am on Friday and was followed.

Police said that at some point during her journey towards Marston Road and South Park Road, a man led her to an unknown location and raped her.

The woman was found in a 'distressed' state by a member of the public in Woodstock Road at around 3.40am but police say the location of the offence is yet to be established. 

Thames Valley Police are urging anybody who has been followed by a man in Oxford to get in touch.

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Investigating officer, Detective Inspector Tracey Benham of Force CID said: “If you saw or heard anything suspicious, including a woman walking with a man or a woman in a distressed state then please contact us.

“We also need to hear from anyone with dashcam, mobile phone or CCTV footage from the areas of High Street, Marston Road, South Park Road and Canterbury Road to contact police."

The victim is being supported by specially trained officers.