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Man charged with Whitechapel rape

News   •   Jan 03, 2019 19:46 GMT

A man has been charged with the rape of a woman following a media appeal by detectives.

The 22-year-old victim reported that the offence took place in Whitechapel, in the early hours of Friday, 9 November 2018.

Following a public appeal, a 29-year-old man was arrested on 21 December 2018 and charged the following day with rape.

He is Jonathan Graden, 29 (31.07.1989) of Poppy Close, Belvedere, Kent.

He was kept in custody to appear at Bexley Magistrates ' Court on 24 December and subsequently remanded in custody to appear at Snaresbrook Crown Court on Monday, 21 January.