Sussex Police charge man with Hove rape of old woman

A man has been charged with the rape of an elderly woman in Hove.

Sussex Police said Daniel Christopher Hewett, a student of no fixed address, was arrested in Hove on Saturday morning.

The 23-year-old has been remanded in custody to await a court appearance, a spokesman for the force said.

Mr Hewett was due to appear before Brighton magistrates on Monday, he added.

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