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Young girl raped in Louth horror attack

Crime DeskBy Morgan Flanagan Creagh
Young girl raped in Louth horror attack

A girl, who is believed to be in her late teens, was viciously raped in a horror attack last night.

The incident occurred on a street near North Strand in Drogheda, Co Louth.

The girl, who was attacked between 12:30am and 1am, reported the incident to gardai within 20 minutes which allowed officers to promptly seal off the area for forensic examination. 

Reports indicate that gardai are following a “definite line of enquiry”.