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A MAN has been charged with rape following an attack on a 54-year-old woman in Leeds at the weekend.

The scene of the alleged incident. Picture: Google Maps

Mark Wilkinson, 27, of East Grange Close, Belle Isle, was due to appear before magistrates in the city this morning.

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He has been charged with two counts of rape in connection with the attack, which took place on Saturday night on a disused railway line close to Tulip Retail Park in Hunslet.