Man to appear in court charged with rape

A man is to appear in court after being charged with raping a woman following a night out in Whitley Bay.

Monday, 7th March 2016, 15:56 pm
Updated Monday, 7th March 2016, 16:01 pm

Mark Douglas, 39, of Bewick Road in North Shields, has been charged with rape and assault following the incident in the early hours of Friday, March 4.

He is due to appear before North Tyneside Magistrates’ Court on Tuesday, March 8.