Man charged after rape in Newcastle

08 Dec 2016 10:06 AM

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This is an update in relation to a rape in Newcastle city centre.

At 1:38 am on Tuesday December 6, police received a report of a man having been raped in Newcastle. The incident happened in an area near to the Boulevard Public House.

Mohammed Amir, 29, from Tamworth Road in Newcastle has been charged with two counts of rape.

The second charge of rape is in relation to an incident that happened in Newcastle on July 31.

Amir will appear at South East Northumberland Magistrates Court on December 8.

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