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Man charged after woman raped in Manchester home

A man has been charged with the rape of woman at her home in Manchester.

The victim said she had been woken in the bedroom of her house in Crumpsall by a man standing over her with a knife at 0330 BST on 15 May.

A 23-year-old man has been charged with five offences of rape, one of sexual touching and aggravated burglary.

The man from Blackley, who was arrested on Saturday, is due to appear before Manchester City Magistrates' Court later.

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