Isle Of Man / Ellan Vannin

Rape accused man appears at Douglas Courthouse

A 23-year-old man has appeared at Douglas Courthouse charged with rape, indecent assault and committing acts against public justice.

The man, from Port Erin, was arrested on 29 January when police were called to an address in the south of the island.

Det Sgt Andy Pailor said there was no one else involved in the alleged assault on the woman and reassured the public there was no threat to the community.

Anyone with information should contact the police or Crimestoppers.

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