Details of the shocking incident have just been released by police who have confirmed they are investigating the rape of a girl aged just four.
Officers investigating the harrowing incident have now arrested a man aged 21 in Salford.
It’s not known when the sickening incident happened however what we do know is that Police responded to an emergency call at an address in Manchester following a disturbance and arrested a man aged 21.
While officers were at that address they arrested the 21-year-old on on suspicion of rape and he was taken into custody for questioning.
Horrfying and sickening incident, @gmpolice investigating the rape of a girl aged FOUR have arrested a man aged 21. We have no words
— Police Hour (@PoliceHour) June 26, 2017
In a statement Greater Manchester Police said: ‘Shortly after 4.30am on Monday June 26th police were called to reports of a disturbance in Salford.
‘Officers attended and a 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of rape at a nearby address in connection with the rape of a 4-year-old girl, earlier that morning. He remains in custody for questioning.
‘The girl and her family are being supported by specially trained officers at this difficult time and anyone with information should contact police on 101 quoting reference number 321 of 26/06/17 or the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.’
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