An 18-year-old was raped by two masked men behind Peckham Rye station last night.

The victim was walking down an alleyway off Elm Grove shortly after 10.20pm on Thursday (January 13), when she was approached from behind by two men.

They took her to Holly Grove, where she was raped. 

The two suspects are described as wearing dark clothing, gloves and face coverings.

A crime scene was established that includes part of Peckham Rye Railway Station.

Police are yet to make any arrests. The incident was reported shortly after 12.45am.

Detective Superintendent Clair Kelland said: "The investigation into this incident is fast paced and ongoing and involves an extensive crime scene.

"We would like to speak to anyone who was in the area of Peckham Rye Station between 10pm and 11pm last night who saw anything that might assist our investigation."

Any witnesses or anyone with any information should call police on 101, or Tweet @MetCC quoting 240/14JAN. To remain 100% anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit

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