Young woman raped in alleyway man charged

A man has today been charged with the rape of an 18-year-old woman following an attack in Bolton.

The incident occurred at around 4am on Thursday 31 July 2014, when Greater Manchester Police say the 18-year-old was raped in an alleyway off All Saints Street, Bolton, at the back of the Founders pub.

Paul John Anthony Catterall (born 27/03/1991) of Quebec Street, Bolton, has been charged with the rape of a woman over 16 years of age.

He appeared at Bolton Magistrates Court this morning, Saturday 2nd August 2014.