A local man, accused of two counts of rape, has been released on bail after re-appearing at Birmingham Magistrates Court on Tuesday.
Northfield Inspector Vanessa Eyles said: “A man has been given court bail after being charged with two counts of rape. The 41-year-old […] has been fitted with an electronic tag pending the conclusion of court proceedings.”
The Inspector offered reassurance that the man is being monitored following the magistrate’s decision: “Police across south Birmingham, along with Probation officers, are monitoring his whereabouts and my neighbourhood officers have stepped up patrols to reassure residents.”
“If anyone has any concerns whatsoever about this case, I would urge them to contact me and my team on 101” she added.