Gar­daí probe al­leged rape

The Kerryman (Tralee Edition) - - NEWS -

GAR­DAÍ have ar­rested a man in re­la­tion to the al­leged rape of a teenager in Bally­bunion on Satur­day, June 30.

A 19-year-old fe­male is al­leged to have been raped at a pri­vate dwelling in the re­sort town in the early hours of Satur­day, June 30, while hol­i­day­ing there. She was ex­am­ined at the Sex­ual As­sault Treat­ment Unit in Cork.

Gar­daí sealed off the lo­ca­tion while a tech­ni­cal ex­am­i­na­tion was car­ried out by the foren­sic team.

A man in his 20s was ar­rested by gar­daí on Fri­day on sus­pi­cion of rape and taken to Lis­towel Garda Sta­tion where he was de­tained un­der sec­tion four of the Crim­i­nal Jus­tice Act for ques­tion­ing.

He was later re­leased with­out charge and a file is now be­ing pre­pared for the Direc­tor of Pub­lic Pros­e­cu­tions on the mat­ter.

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