Two men charged with rape in connection with alleged serious sexual assault in Belfast

The incident happened in the Glen Road area of west Belfast early yesterday morning

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Two young men have been charged with rape in connection with an alleged assault in Belfast.

The PSNI launched an investigation following a serious sexual assault on a woman - aged in her 30s - in the Glen Road area of west Belfast early yesterday morning.

The men, aged 18 and 23, have been charged in relation to the incident and will appear before Belfast Magistrates Court on Monday.

A third man (22) was released unconditionally yesterday evening.