A man has been charged with raping, kidnapping and imprisoning a woman.
Neighbours called police after becoming concerned for the woman at a property in Putteridge Road, Luton at about 19:30 BST on Wednesday.
Joel Nestor, 39, from Tottenham, London, was arrested and charged on Thursday. He also faces charges of grievous bodily harm, actual bodily harm and criminal damage.
He is expected to appear before magistrates in Luton on Saturday.