Man charged with rape following attack in Colchester

Chelmsford Magistrates' Court Picture: LUCY TAYLOR

Chelmsford Magistrates' Court Picture: LUCY TAYLOR - Credit: Lucy taylor

A man has been charged with rape after a woman was attacked in Colchester.

Police were called at about 1am on Thursday, April 9 to reports of a woman having been raped at an address in the town.

A 31 year-old man was arrested a short time later.

Kamen Lawrence, of Greenstead, has been charged with rape and is due to appear at Chelmsford Magistrates’ Court on Saturday, April 11.


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