Man reported to fiscal over schoolgirl rape claim

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A MAN has been reported to the Procurator Fiscal after a 14-year-old schoolgirl was allegedly raped.

The 19-year-old man was detained by police investigating an incident in a car park near the Paraffin Lamp pub in Livingston Centre on December 12.

Detectives viewed CCTV footage from cameras in the area before interviewing the possible suspect.

A spokesman for the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service confirmed it had received a report.

He said: “Following full and careful consideration of the report by the Procurator Fiscal, he was liberated pending further inquiries and did not appear in court. The report remains under consideration.”