Teenager charged with raping man in Mansfield

A 15-year-old boy from Nottinghamshire has been charged with raping a 65-year-old man.

Police said the teenager was also alleged to have sexually assaulted the man near to allotments in Vale Road, Mansfield, on Saturday morning.

Officers said he faced one count of robbery and two counts of theft relating to separate incidents on Friday and Saturday.

He was due to appear at Mansfield Magistrates' Court on Monday.