AN ANDOVER man has been arrested on suspicion of rape following an attack in the early hours of Sunday morning.

Police were called after a report that a 23-year-old woman had been sexually assaulted in a play park of Smannell Road, between 3am and 4.45am on June 2.

The woman is being supported by specialist officers while a 32-year-old man, from Andover, has been arrested on suspicion of rape.

He remains in police custody at this time.

Officers were in the area during the hours following the report, with forensics teams also present.

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting the reference number 44190188749.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111, where information can be left anonymously.