Excerpted from The Daily Mail: A mother-of-three has allegedly been drugged and raped by a gang of migrants – sparking violent demonstrations.
The 26-year-old said she woke up in a strange house with cuts and bruises, and believes her drink had been spiked on a night out before she was abducted and sexually assaulted.
Police arrested and bailed six men – aged between 20-30 – from Iraq, Syria and Bahrain over the September 4 attack in Sunderland.
Far-right supporters organised a protest six days in the city after the alleged attack which turned violent.
Those on the march, including members of the Sunderland Defence League, met outside The Ivy Leaf Club at 11am on September 10.
They smashed windows at the terraced house where the woman says she was attacked and clashed with a counter protest, led by members of the Asian community.
Police rushed to control the demonstrations which was attended by dozens protesters.
Two Asian men, unconnected with the alleged rape, were injured and five men, all from Sunderland, were arrested for offences including affray.
Sunderland Central MP Julie Elliott last night called for calm. Keep reading