Bournemouth: Man in Court Charged Over Graveyard Rape

A man's appeared in court charged with rape and GBH after a woman was attacked in the grounds of a church in Boscombe.

It happened on Saturday (2 August) in the grounds of St Clements Church, at approximately 5.30am.
The alleged victim, a 33-year-old Bournemouth woman, was left with facial injuries.
22-year-old Emmanuel Mutandi from Kempston in Bedfordshire, appeared before Bournemouth Magistrates charged with rape and GBH today.

He'll appear at Bournemouth Crown Court next week.

Witnesses and anyone with information should call Dorset Police in confidence on 101, quoting incident number 2:87. Alternatively, call the free and anonymous Crimestoppers line on 0800 555 111 where mobile phone tariffs may apply.

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