Manhunt launched after woman raped in alleyway

The 25-year-old woman was attacked on Perth's High Street on Sunday.

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Police: Manhunt launched after attack in Perth High Street area.

A manhunt has been launched after a woman was raped in an alleyway in Perth at the weekend.

The 25-year-old woman was attacked between Ramsden’s and Superdrug on High Street, at around 3am on Sunday.

Officers are carrying out door to door and CCTV enquiries as they investigate the incident.

Police said the man responsible spoke with a foreign accent, was about 5ft 8 and had a tanned complexion.

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Detective inspector Marc Lorente: “We have a number of officers dedicated to this enquiry.

“I would urge anyone who might be able to identify the man responsible or anyone who saw someone matching that description in the area to get in touch with Police Scotland on 101 or speak to any police officer.”