Boy, 16, in court over rape of girl, 8, in Manchester park

Boy, 16, in court over rape of girl, 8, in Manchester park


A 16-year-old boy has appeared in court charged with the rape of an eight-year-old girl in a park.

Police were called to Nuthurst Park in Moston, Manchester, just before 18:55 BST on Saturday.

Greater Manchester Police said officers responded to reports of a girl being raped. A boy was arrested in a nearby shop.

The teenager, who cannot be named for legal reasons, was remanded to appear at Manchester Crown Court on 10 July.

Boy, 16, in court over rape of girl, 8, in Manchester park



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