Stories in brief
Missing man found
A man reported missing from Bradford has been found safe and well in Morecambe. Geoffrey Wood, 62, sparked concern because he requires regular medication and had little money on him and no mobile on him. But he was discovered safe and well in Morecambe following a police media appeal.
Crown Court date
A man is due to appear at Preston Crown Court charged with four rapes, trespass with intent to commit a sexual offence and attempted rape.
Mateusz Otfinowski, 23, of Lord Street, Morecambe is due to appear at Preston Crown today, August 12. The alleged offences occurred on March 3 and July 26.