A 45-year-old former care-worker has been charged in connection with seven cases of serious sexual assault.
Dauda Kamara, from Handsworth, will appear at Dudley Magistrates Court on July 23rd on one charge of rape and six counts of sexual assault.
It is believed the offences took place whilst Mr Dauda was employed by a private company.
An investigation is underway into a serious sexual assault near Kidderminster this morning.
Police were called to the canal towpath in Cookley at about 10.45am.
The offender is described as a white man, aged about 20, with messy dark hair, who may be covered in mud.
More to follow..