Tuesday, September 22, 2009

Off-topic: teen girls charged with raping man in his 20s

Teenage girls charged with male rape

TWO teenage girls have been charged with raping a man in Cippenham.

The girls, both 17, who cannot be named for legal reasons, appeared at Maidenhead Youth Court on Thursday (17/9) in connection with the incident in July.

Both girls are charged with rape, false imprisonment and assault occasioning actual bodily harm (ABH).

They have been bailed until their next court appearance at Reading Crown Court on 15 October.

Jai Birmingham, aged 20, and Jamie Cunningham, aged 21, appeared at Slough Magistrates' Court on 11 July charged with rape, false imprisonment and ABH. They have been remanded in custody and will appear at Reading Crown Court on 15 October for a plea and case management hearing.

All the charges relate to the incident in Cippenham on 8 July, in which a man in his twenties sustained cuts and bruises.

Link: http://www.sloughobserver.co.uk/news/roundup/articles/2009/09/22/41655-teenage-girls-charged-with-male-rape/