Hodford Road, Barnet. Picture: Google Street View.

A man has been charged with rape in Barnet.

Adhnon Marrtab, of Tilling Road near Brent Cross, was charged on Tuesday, November 2 with rape and actually bodily harm.

It relates to a serious sexual assault against a 28-year-old woman at Hodford Road, near Golders Green Station.

The attack happened at around 4am on Monday, October 25.

Marrtab had been remanded in custody and appeared at magistrates court in early November.

A Met Police spokesman said: “He was remanded to appear next at Harrow Crown Court for a plea and case management hearing on November 30.”