Man ‘raped girl in laundry room’

A 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of raping a 14-year-old girl in Täby, a Stockholm suburb, on Wednesday evening.

The alleged rape took place in a laundry room in an apartment block.

“The man was arrested a couple of hours after the rape,” said Elisabeth Wernsten of Roslag Police.

Police are so far giving few details of the case and will not say how the man is responding to the allegations.