Police release picture of man in connection with rape in 2015

Posted on - 6th April, 2018 - 7:27am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston News
Rizwan Riaz
Rizwan Riaz

A man is being sought in connection with an allegation of rape.


Preston Police have released a picture of Rizwan Riaz.

It follows an incident in November 2015 in the city.

Riaz has links to Burnley, Nelson and police say he may have caught a flight to Northern Ireland.

The 25-year-old is 5’8″, medium build, with a neat beard and side parting.

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Anyone with information is asked to email or call 01772 209749.

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