DETECTIVES have arrested two men on suspicion of rape in connection with an assault which happened in Tilbury in September.
A 31-year-old man from Grays and a 30-year-old man of no fixed address were arrested on Wednesday, April 4.
Their arrests are linked to an investigation in to the rape of a woman in a green area near to Church Road on the evening of September 9.
Both remain in custody this afternoon, Thursday, April 5.
Media are advised they should no longer be using any CCTV images previously issued by Essex Police in connection with this investigation.