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Man, 50, accused of kidnapping teenager from Northamptonshire footbridge

Northamptonshire Police headquarters. Credit: ITV News Anglia.

A 50-year-old man has been charged with the kidnap of a teenage girl in Northamptonshire.

Richard Day, of Cosgrove Marina, is accused of intending to sexually assault the 13-year-old.

She was taken from a footbridge over the A422 between Deanshanger and Old Stratford near Milton Keynes around 1.45pm last Monday, August 7.

Day has also been charged with attempted kidnap, sexual assault and indecent exposure, all relating to offences allegedly committed in November 2016.

He appeared at Northampton Magistrates' Court on Monday, August 14, and was remanded in custody to appear before Northampton Crown Court on September 13.