Man, 19, charged after woman raped in Newcastle bushes

Related Stories

A 19-year-old has been charged with rape after a woman was taken into bushes and attacked in Newcastle, police said.

The victim was attacked after she was approached by a man in the Scotswood Road area early on 2 September.

The woman had been walking from the city centre near Newcastle College car park when the attack happened.

Ted Armstrong, of no fixed address, has been charged with rape and is to appear before city magistrates later.

More on This Story

Related Stories

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC Tyne & Wear

Weather

Newcastle upon Tyne

Min. Night 13 °C

Features & Analysis

Elsewhere on the BBC

  • planesEnd of the line

    The vast ‘boneyards’ that are home to thousands of aircraft that have come to end of their flying days

Programmes

  • A screenshot from Goat SimulatorClick Watch

    The goat simulator which started as a joke but became a surprising hit, plus other tech news

BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.