An investigation into an alleged rape in a Southampton graveyard continues.

Officers confirmed no arrests have yet been made following the reported incident at Southampton Old Cemetery on Sunday morning.

The victim continues to be supported by specialist officers.

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A spokesperson from Hampshire Constabulary said: “Our enquiries are ongoing and the victim is still being supported by specialist officers.

“No arrests have been made at the current time.”

A section of the cemetery was cordoned off on Sunday.

Officers were called to the scene shortly before 7am following reports a woman had been assaulted in the area.

Police remained at the scene to carry out enquiries.