Northern Ireland

Sex offence charge over fake modelling agency

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Image caption Police said the fake modelling agency account was operated via social media

A man arrested over a "fake modelling agency" has been charged with causing a person to engage in sexual activity without consent and other offences.

The 23-year-old man was detained on Tuesday by officers based in Cookstown, County Tyrone.

He is also accused of improper use of electronic communications to cause anxiety.

A police spokeswoman said the fake modelling agency account was operated via social media.

The man is due to appear at Limavady Magistrates' Court on Wednesday.