Nottingham

Nottingham man in court over woman's rape

Cordon at Forest Recreation Ground
Image caption Police found the woman in a flowerbed at the Forest Recreation Ground

A 19-year-old man has appeared in court charged with the rape of a 22-year-old woman in Nottingham.

Joseph Michael Moran, of Walker Street in Sneinton, Nottingham, is also charged with wounding with intent.

He appeared at Nottingham Magistrates' Court where he was remanded into custody to appear at the city's crown court on 21 December.

Police patrolling the Forest Recreation Ground found the woman in a flowerbed just after 04:00 GMT on Saturday.

She had serious facial injuries and was taken to the Queen's Medical Centre.

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