Rape allegation investigated at Castleford skate park

The entrance to the playing fields in Castleford
The entrance to the playing fields in Castleford

Police are investigating an allegation of rape at a skate park in Castleford.

The King George playing fields off Falcon Drive were cordoned off following the report of a serious sexual offence between 11.10pm and 11.20pm on Saturday night.

Forensic officers were also seen at the park on Sunday.

An 18-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of rape and has since been bailed as enquiries into the incident continue.