A MAN arrested on suspicion of rape in Bromsgrove has been released under investigation.

The LPPT South West Mercia Police Twitter page posted on Monday afternoon: "Male arrested in Bromsgrove on suspicion of rape.

"Being lodged at the police station hotel to be questioned. Protecting the most vulnerable #protect #notjustanordinaryjob"

Detective Constable Emma Chivers today (Tuesday) added: "A 25-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of rape.

"He has since been released under investigation."