Man charged with attempted rape in Telford

A man has been charged with attempted rape after a woman was attacked in Shropshire.

The attack happened on a footpath off Whitchurch Drive near to Furrows Garage, Telford, on 3 April, police said.

Michael Currens, from Telford, has been remanded in custody and will appear at Telford Magistrates' Court on Monday.

The 35-year-old was arrested on Friday 17 April, a spokesperson for West Mercia Police said.

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