Man charged with assault - Reading
Wednesday 11 January 2017, 11:30am
Thames Valley Police has charged a man with intent to commit a sexual offence and common assault after an incident in Reading.
Callum Boteler, aged 18, from Earley was charged with the offences on Monday (9/1) and was remanded to appear at Reading Magistrates’ Court yesterday (10/1) and further remanded to appear at court on 13 February.
The charge is in connection with an incident on junction of London Road and Chiltern Crescent at 6.50pm on 8 January when a woman in her twenties was followed by a man who grabbed her from behind and put his hand over her mouth and attempted to drag her away before she managed to escape unhurt.
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