Rotherham man charged with nine rapes and possessing indecent images of children

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Police

A 23-year-old man has been charged with nine rapes and offences of possessing indecent images of children.

Matthew Wood, of Buckleigh Road, Wath, is accused of 21 offences including nine counts of rape, one count of attempted rape, four counts of assault and seven charges relating to indecent images of children.

The charges relate to three victims, all young women, from Rotherham and Doncaster. The offences are alleged to have taken place in the last four years.

He will appear at Sheffield Crown Court in April.