Northern Ireland

Man accused of abusing his own siblings

A man has been remanded in custody charged with raping and sexually abusing his brother and two sisters.

The 23-year-old Belfast man cannot be identified to protect his alleged victims.

He faces four charges of rape, three of indecent assault, four of gross indecency and two of assault.

The alleged offences happened between January 1999 and December 2005.

The accused was remanded in custody to appear again on 17 November.