Published On: Wed, Apr 8th, 2015 on 1:46 pm

Man charged with kidnap and rape of 17-year-old in Beeston

Leeds Bus Stop Rape

An area in Beeston. Image: Google.

A man has appeared in court today charged over the rape of a 17-year-old girl in Leeds.

Abdi Adan Hassan, 37, of Hardy View, Beeston, has been charged with two counts of rape and one count of kidnap in relation to the incident which took place on 19 March.

He has appeared at Leeds Magistrates Court this morning.

The incident has no connection to the investigation of the attempted murder and rape of an 18-year-old woman on Beeston Road, Beeston, on 6 March.

The investigation of that incident continues.

Various images and CCTV footage have been released to help find the suspect.

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