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Appeal to identify man after alleged rape of woman in Beckton

News   •   Jan 15, 2021 06:00 GMT

Police would like to identify the man pictured

Detectives are appealing for the public's help to identify a man after an alleged rape of a woman in Beckton.

On Sunday, 6 December at approximately 23:55hrs, a woman was spoken to outside of a supermarket on Tollgate Road, Beckton.

She was then followed home by the suspect where he then raped her.

The suspect is male aged between 30 and 40 years-old and was wearing black trousers, a black jacket and a navy top.

Detective Constable Joe Herron from the Met’s North East Safeguarding team has said: “I would like anyone who may recognise this man to please contact us."

Anyone who knows the man pictured or who ahs any other information is asked to call 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 3835/09DEC20.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.