Rape-charge teen appears in court

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A TEENAGE boy has appeared in court charged with the rape of a 65-year-old man.

The 15-year-old from Mansfield, who can not be named for legal reasons, appeared at Mansfield Magistrates’ Court today (Wednesday, 8th August), where he was remanded in custody.

The remaining charges include attempted rape, a further serious sexual offence, as well as robbery, theft from a shop and theft from a dwelling.

He is due to appear before magistrates again on 11th September.