Man charged with Rotherham rapes

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A 25-year old Rotherham man has been charged with four counts of rape.

Three women were attacked and two subjected to serious sexual assault in the Moorgate area of Rotherham last Friday night.

A 27-year old woman was raped on Green Lane at about 11.30pm, then further attacks on two women, and the rape of one of them, were reported at an address nearby around 1am Saturday.

The man who is due to appear at Rotherham Magistrates’ Court today (Wednesday) is also charged with wounding with intent, common assault and inflicting grievous bodily harm.