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Former Skipton man faces rape charges
2:56pm Thursday 12th September 2013 in News
A former Skipton man charged with multiple rapes has been sent to Bradford Crown Court.
Shafiq Rahman, 41, faces 14 counts of rape against an underage girl between 2006 and 2009; and four charges of raping a woman between 2009 and 2010. Raham, of Tweedle Hill Road, Manchester, appeared at Skipton Magistrates Court on Friday when his case was automatically sent to Bradford Crown Court for a preliminary hearing next Friday, September 20.
He was allowed bail on condition he did not contact any prosecution witnesses.