A 14 year old boy has become the youngest ever person to be charged with raping their own mother.
The offence is alleged to have taken place at their family home in Blackpool, Lancs where he lives with his two brothers.
The teenager who cannot be named for legal reasons appeared before District Judge Jeff Brailsford sitting at Blackpool Magistrates Court.
The offence is said to have taken place last weekend.The judge remanded the 14 year old in custody.
His case was adjudged a “grave crime” and will be heard at Preston Crown Court at a future date.