Belfast Telegraph

Man charged with raping young girl

A 50-year-old man has been charged with raping a young girl in Belfast.

The accused was arrested in Southampton on Friday to face questions over a number of alleged sexual offences against the girl, aged in her teens, in Belfast this year and last year.

He has also been charged with meeting a child following sexual grooming and arranging or facilitating a child sexual offence.

The man is due to appear at Belfast Magistrates' Court on Monday.

He was detained in England by detectives from the PSNI's Public Protection Unit.


From Belfast Telegraph