Market Drayton man charged with rape of girl

A 28-year-old man has been charged with raping a girl under 13.

Gary Anthony Archer, from Market Drayton, Shropshire, was arrested on Tuesday.

He was remanded in custody after a hearing at Telford Magistrates' Court, charged with five counts of raping a girl under 13.

He also faces two charges of assault by touching a girl under 13. Mr Archer will appear before Shrewsbury Crown Court on 29 September.

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