A teenager has been arrested after reports a man was raped in the toilets of a major Manchester department store.
Police were called shortly after 11.30am on Friday after receiving reports of the alleged attack in the toilets of the Next store in the Arndale Centre.
It is understood a man in his fifties complained he was attacked in the toilets of the store which was busy with customers at the time.The teenager suspect was arrested in connection with the alleged rape of a man in his 50s at the Arndale Centre in Manchester yesterday morning. The victim claims he was attacked in the toilets of the Next store.
According to reports, the suspect had been detained by security staff who held him until police arrived at the scene.
The 19 year-old man was then taken into custody where he is currently being questioning by detectives.
The alleged victim is currently receiving support from specialist officers.