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A man was arrested in connection with the attack.

A man was arrested in connection with the attack.

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A man was arrested in connection with the attack.

A man has been arrested over the rape of a woman in October last year in Omagh.

The 34-year-old is being questioned by police over the incident in the Gallows Hill area on October 13.

Detective Inspector Leah Crothers from PSNI Public Protection Branch said: "Our investigation into the attack of a young woman, aged in her 20s, in the Gallows Hill area of Omagh last October is ongoing, and I would continue to appeal to anyone who was in the area and saw what happened, or who has information which may help our investigation, to contact detectives on 101, quoting reference number 323 of 13/10/10.

"Information can also be given anonymously through the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”

Belfast Telegraph