Leicester Park Attack: Boy, 17, Charged

7 July 2017, 07:26


A boy has been charged after a woman was attacked in a Leicester Park on Monday night.

The victim, in her 20s, was found in Victoria Park with very serious injuries. She was taken to hospital where she remains in a critical condition.

The 17-year-old, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with attempted murder, robbery and two counts of rape.

He will appear at Leicester Magistrates' Court this morning.