A man has been charged with the rape of a woman in Anchorsholme.
Kieran Ralston, 21, of Manchester Road, Blackpool will make his first appearance at Blackpool Magistrates Court on Thursday, 2 March.
Police were called at around 7.50pm on Tuesday, 28 February following a report that a woman in her early twenties had been sexually assaulted in an alley near to Denville Avenue, Anchorsholme.
Detectives are continuing their inquiries. Anybody who can assist the investigation, is advised to call on 101 quoting log 1157 of 28 February.