Leeds & West Yorkshire

Two boys charged with rape and kidnap in Leeds

Two 16-year-old boys have been charged in connection with a rape in Leeds city centre, police have said.

The teenagers are accused of kidnapping and raping a 22-year-old woman who was attacked in Fish Street in the early hours of 13 June.

They are due to appear before Leeds Youth Court on Monday.

Another 16-year-old boy, who was also arrested on Friday, has been released without charge, a West Yorkshire Police spokesman said.

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