Man, 58, on kidnap and rape charges

POLICE have today charged a man arrested on suspicion of rape and abduction.

POLICE have today charged a man arrested on suspicion of rape and abduction.

Robert English, 58, of Fiddlewood Road, Norwich, has been charged with kidnap, false imprisonment and two counts of rape in connection with an incident in Brandon on Saturday, June 14 in which a 21-year-old woman was allegedly abducted from the town's Tesco car park at knifepoint before being driven to a remote area and raped.

English was arrested on Thursday and had been held at Bury St Edmunds police station.

He has been remanded in custody and is due to appear at Bury St Edmunds Magistrates' Court at 10am on Monday.


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