Five schoolboys aged 12 and 13 have been arrested over the alleged rape of a 12-year-old girl.
The boys have all been bailed over the alleged assault, which is said to have taken place on the Field Lane estate in Rastrick, West Yorkshire, last Friday.Police have increased patrols on the estate and have contacted local schools to make them aware of the allegation.
A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said: Police are investigating an allegation of rape made by a 12-year-old girl against five boys - three aged 13 and two aged 12 - in Calderdale. 'The report was made on Saturday in relation to an incident on Friday evening.'
All five suspects were arrested and have since been released on bail pending further inquiries.'