Birmingham man charged with historical rape in Calderdale

The man is set to appear at Leeds Magistrates Court
The man is set to appear at Leeds Magistrates Court

A 47 year old man is due to appear at court this morning (Thursday 10 January) charged with a historical rape offence.

Mohammed Alam, of Hartopp Road, Birmingham will appear at Leeds Magistrates Court.

The charge relates to an allegation of rape in the Calderdale area in 2001.

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