Northern Ireland

Man charged with Belfast male rape

A 25-year-old man has been charged with a number of sexual offences over the alleged rape of a man in Belfast.

The man was arrested in London on Tuesday and questioned by the PSNI's Rape Crime Unit.

The charges relate to a number of serious sexual offences against a male victim in the greater Belfast area between January and July of this year

The victim's age is not known. The man is due to appear at Belfast Magistrates Court on Thursday.