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Man Charged After Woman In Her 80s Raped

Monday 18th August 2014

Police have charged a man after a woman in her 80s was raped in West London.

Officers were called to an address in Shepherd's Bush just before 10.30am on Saturday (16th August) following the attack at around 8am. 

The victim did not suffer any serious physical injuries.

Robert Lashley, 32 and from Blythe Road, is due at West London Magistrates Court later charged with rape and with burglary.

Specialist detectives from the Sexual Offences, Exploitation and Child Abuse Command have launched an investigation. Anyone with information should call on 020 7161 9755. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111