A 23-yr-old man has been charged with the kidnapping and sexual assault of a young child in Manchester, police said.
Lewis Jones from Liverpool has been charged with two counts of penetrative sexual assault and kidnapping of the 6-yr-old girl.
He is due to appear in Salford Magistrates Court later today, Greater Manchester Police said.
It’s understood that the child has been reunited with her family and that police officers are working with the family to support the child and them at this traumatic time.
On August 17, police received a report of the abduction and assault of a 6-yr-old girl on Warne Avenue in Droylsden.
Police then made the arrest on August 18 after CCTV footage surfaced. The man remains in custody at this time.
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