Samaun Shah charged in connection with Stretford Rape

Samaun Shah (16/06/1973) of Hornby Road, Stretford has been charged with rape and was remanded in custody to appear at Manchester and Salford Magistrates’ Court on Monday 10 April 2017.

Shortly after 12pm on Tuesday 4 April 2017 police received a report of a rape that had taken place sometime between 3.10am and 3.15am that morning on Warwick Road , Stretford.

A 44-year-old woman was walking to a shop along Chester Road when she saw a man smoking.

She asked for a cigarette but the man said he would only share it with her if she walked to Old Trafford Metrolink Station.

The pair walked together along Warwick Road when the man crossed the road and beckoned the woman into the car park at Warwick House.

When she refused, the man dragged her into the car park and raped her.