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Last Updated: Friday, 12 August 2005, 21:44 GMT 22:44 UK
Youth is charged with aiding rape
A teenager has been charged in connection with the double rape of a 15-year-old girl in the Blacks Road area of west Belfast last weekend.

The boy, 16, is charged with aiding and abetting rape, four counts of robbery and assault and various other charges.

He is to appear before Craigavon Magistrates Court on Saturday.

It is understood the teenager went to the police after they searched a house in the Twinbrook estate on Friday morning.

The charges follow an incident in which a teenage girl was raped and four other young people robbed and assaulted on Saturday 6 August.

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